Click here to read a feature in the New York Review of Books on Ishmael Reed’s YELLOW BACK RADIO BROKE-DOWN! The piece is adapted from Julian Lucas’s introduction to the new reprint edition of this acclaimed 1969 classic satire of Westerns, publishing July 19th, 2022 from Dalkey Archive Press. Pre-order the book here.
Legendary author Ishmael Reed’s satirical 1993 novel JAPANESE BY SPRING is featured in the New York Times Style Magazine article “A New Class of Campus Satire,” by Adam Bradley. Click here to read the article now.
Season 4 of the acclaimed AGATHA RAISIN television series starring Ashley Jensen is streaming now on Acorn TV in the US and the UK! The episodes had their UK premieres on Sky Max in May 2022.
Legendary author and longtime Lowenstein Associates client Ishmael Reed is the recipient of the 2022 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, presented by the Cleveland Foundation! Founded in 1935, the Anisfield-Wolf awards are given to authors who contribute to the greater understanding of racism and the appreciation of human culture’s rich diversity. Ishmael Reed joins a prestigious list of past winners that includes Zora Neale Hurston, Langston Hughes, Martin Luther King, Jr., Toni Morrison, August Wilson, Zadie Smith, and Jesmyn Ward.
Click here to read more and watch the award announcement from intellectual luminary Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Carla Harris, senior executive at Morgan Stanley and one of the most powerful Black women in the world of finance, has been named to the Board of Directors at MetLife! Click here to read the full announcement, and click here to pre-order Carla’s newest book, LEAD TO WIN, publishing Sept. 13th from Penguin Random House.