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Kimbilio Fellow, Inaugural Class of 2013

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Announcing the inaugural event of the 2015 Kimbilio Reading Series.

 

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Rion Amilcar Scott (’13) in SFWP

A RAMADAN TALE Near the end of the first day of my third Ramadan, Omar went to the store...

Dennis Norris II (’15) in MADCAP REVIEW

UNGRATEFUL, UNAFRAID Joanne wore a pink circle skirt and a ribbon in her hair the day...

Mat Johnson on FRESH AIR

Mat discusses LOVING DAY with Terry Gross...

Asali Solomon on BookFight

Asali Solomon Discusses Marlon James on BookFight!  ...

A. Nicole Kelly (’13, ’15) in FICTION SOUTHEAST

MILK TEETH So now she knew and it was done, and as the curves in the road rocked her in...

Dolen Perkins-Valdez in THE BUTTER

A HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT When I asked an employee at a hotel in Richmond, Virginia for...

Rion Amilcar Scott (’13) Profiled on THE BUTTER

Why You Should Read Him Because you’re tired of seeing/reading the same people, the same...

Amina Gautier (’13) Reviews MR. AND MRS. DOCTOR

A New Novel by Julie Iromuanya “Everyone had done it, he supposed. To some degree, they...

BALM Reviewed in the Washington Post

In 2011, Washington writer Dolen Perkins-Valdez published “Wench,” an unsparing look at...

Steven H. Wright (’15) in the NYR

Baltimore: What Hasn’t Changed Steven H. Wright Amid a national epidemic of violence...