Book review: Then we came to the end by Joshua Ferris

I was reading this book in the library and found the first few chapters amusing. The book is written in the first-person collective which is interesting to start with but then becomes problematic because there isn’t anyone I particularly felt anything for and I didn’t really feel anything for the collective voice either. The novel… Read More Book review: Then we came to the end by Joshua Ferris

Book review: We were eight years in power by Ta-Nehisi Coates

This book was recommended by my brother who also said it made hard, painful reading. I would concur. I had to pause many times and take stock. I had to incorporate the words and the information into what I understood as systemic, constructed institutions and socio-cultural frameworks of oppression and unfairness based solely on the… Read More Book review: We were eight years in power by Ta-Nehisi Coates