Brotherman

Brotherman: The Odyssey of Black Men in America – An Anthology. Edited by Herb Boyd and Robert L. Allen (call number)

More than a mere anthology, this book is a gateway. This ambitious assemblage of excerpts from essays, stories, documents, poems, narratives, position papers, novels and autobiographies has no equal in size, scope, or mission. The central purpose of this anthology, stated plainly in the book’s introduction, “is to create a living mosaic of essays and stories in which Black men can view themselves, and be viewed without distortion.” (Read more)

The book is illustrated by Tom Feelings

 

 

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