How to Be Black ~ Baratunde Thurston

Date Completed: 3/29/16 Rating: 9/10 WOW. What a satire. Baratunde Thurston hit the nail on the head with this book. Comedic relief for talking about race, Thurston tackles the bigger issues at play in race politics in this book with seeming ease. He's not judgmental and expresses genuine interest in everybody getting to a place … Continue reading How to Be Black ~ Baratunde Thurston


Castro ~ Reinhard Kleist

Date Completed: 3/17/15 Rating: 6.5/10 These drawings were in a very different style than what I am used to seeing for graphic novels, but the style was very pertinent to the story line. Lots of sharp angles, and the style fit in perfectly with the way Castro and Che are portrayed in the media. A … Continue reading Castro ~ Reinhard Kleist