Black Cool

Black Cool Cover

Black Cool

One Thousand Streams of Blackness

By Rebecca Walker (Editor); Henry Louis Gates, Jr. (Foreword by); Dream Hampton (Contribution by)

Soft Skull Press, Paperback, 9781593764173, 164pp.

Publication Date: February 7, 2012

Monday, Feb 27, 2012

A new collection of essays ponders the provocative question of whether black people are naturally cool or if they must work at it. Margo Jefferson and Helena Andrews share their thoughts in Black Cool: One Thousand Streams of Blackness. They speak with host Michel Martin. More at

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