“What does it mean to be Black and alive right now?” So begins Black Futures, a new anthology from Kimberly Drew and Jenna Wortham. Daniella Brito calls it an urgent text that “amuses, soothes, and heals” amid our tumultuous times.
In other big book-related news, Printed Matter’s annual Art Book Fair returns this week. Debuting virtually, the fair looks poised to offer all the wondrous wares and programming we’ve come to expect from it — without the long lines and busy crowds with which we’ve long had to make our peace.
—Dessane Lopez Cassell, Editor, Reviews