REVIEW: Are You Ready to Celebrate ‘Jubilee’?

There could be an inherent pressure that comes with Toni Tipton-Martin‘s newest project, Jubilee, since it comes on the heels of her James Beard Award-winning book The Jemima Code. It could’ve been that Tipton-Martin, who was the first food editor for a daily American newspaper at the Cleveland Plain Dealer, felt she had something toContinue reading “REVIEW: Are You Ready to Celebrate ‘Jubilee’?”

REVIEW: ‘With The Fire On High’ by Elizabeth Acevedo

ELIZABETH ACEVEDO is the youngest child and only daughter of Dominican immigrants. She holds a BA in Performing Arts from the George Washington University and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Maryland. With over fourteen years of performance poetry experience, Acevedo is a National Poetry Slam Champion, Cave Canem Fellow, CantoMundo Fellow,Continue reading “REVIEW: ‘With The Fire On High’ by Elizabeth Acevedo”