Listening to Coleman recite changed my understanding of black poetry.
Doris Lessing responded to the contradictions of our time by facing them with unmatched courage.
To a young journalist in the early 1980s Doug seemed already to have lived an impossible number of lives.
Doug Ireland followed the truth wherever it took him.
Would anyone else in the “art world” really care about getting a really good hamburger?
He gave me the language and the nerve to write seriously about the idea of democracy.
No one has been more loving or lucid in his depiction, criticism and celebration of urbanity.
Saul helped ignite a political awareness and a passion for history in me.
In his very first Nation dispatch, Graham reported from the territories on Arafat’s plummeting popularity and human rights abuses, as well as his shameful concessions in the Cairo security accords.
From his release from a Gulag in 1953 to his death in Moscow this week, Anton had one mission: ‘To unmask Stalin, his henchmen and their heirs.’