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Ta Nehisi Coates

  1. the dc universe
    It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s … Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Superman Reboot!It’s reportedly being set up as “a Black Superman story.”
  2. adaptations
    Brad Pitt and Oprah to Produce Adaptation of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s The Water DancerCoates’s debut novel will soon be a film.
  3. casting
    Angela Bassett, Phylicia Rashad, and Oprah Cast in HBOs Between the World and MeThe cast is an exercise in Black excellence.
  4. adaptations
    Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Between the World and Me Is Coming to HBO This FallKamilah Forbes will direct an adaptation of the Apollo’s 2018 stage show.
  5. literary greats
    Celebrating Toni Morrison With Thousands of Her ReadersMore than 3,000 people came to St. John the Divine to hear eulogies from Oprah, Ta-Nehisi Coates, and others.
  6. bradley cooper party pooper
    Bradley Cooper, Game Fiend, Got Too Competitive on Oprah’s VacationCooper would be that one uncle who ropes everyone into playing Monopoly and then flips the table when he loses.
  7. Lupita Nyong’o Has a Great Story About the Black Panther Cast Singing Snoop Dogg“The drummers started drumming to ‘Drop It Like It’s Hot’ and then the entire crowd joined in.”
  8. Ta-Nehisi Coates Will Write Captain America for Marvel ComicsThe relaunched series hits on the Fourth of July.
  9. 8 Books You Need to Read This OctoberFrom Jennifer Egan and Ta-Nehisi Coates to a biography of Leonardo da Vinci.
  10. fall preview 2017
    44 New Books to Read This FallMuch-anticipated work from Ta-Nehisi Coates, Jeffrey Eugenides, Jennifer Egan, Hillary Clinton, and more.
  11. summer selections 2017
    17 Comics to Read at the Beach, As Chosen by CreatorsHandpicked by Tom King, Shannon Watters, and Veronica Fish
  12. dream teams
    Fantasy Boyfriends Ryan Coogler, Michael B. Jordan to Make Fourth Movie TogetherTa-Nehisi Coates will write the script for Wrong Answer.
  13. comic con 2016
    Coates’s Black Panther Has Influenced Coogler’s“He’s my favorite writer right now, in the world.”
  14. sequential art
    Roxane Gay and Ta-Nehisi Coates Are Co-writing a Marvel ComicA Black Panther spinoff.
  15. sequential art
    Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Black Panther Is the Year’s Best-Selling ComicSo far, at least.
  16. sequential art
    How Ta-Nehisi Coates, Kevin Smith, and Other Celebs Learned to Write Comic BooksIt can be terrifying.
  17. sequential art
    Ta-Nehisi Coates Annotates His Black Panther DebutFor new readers and longtime geeks alike.
  18. awards
    Diversity Not an Issue at Book Critics Awards “It’s bad for me to go last, I don’t have that much to say and I definitely don’t have a message, so, sorry about that.”
  19. sequential art
    Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Upcoming Black Panther Debut Is Already a Sales HitAnd it’s not even out until April!
  20. year in culture 2015
    The 10 Best Books of 2015Where will Ta-Nehisi Coates take us next?
  21. popebars
    The ‘Pope Bars’ Meme Will Add Some Bass to Your PrayersBlessing fingers turn to trigger fingers.
  22. speeeech!
    See Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Nat’l. Book Award Speech“I have waited 15 years for this moment.”
  23. national book awards
    Here Are the 2015 National Book Award WinnersTa-Nehisi Coates, Adam Johnson, and more.
  24. last night on late night
    Ta-Nehisi Coates Seems Pretty Damn Confident About Writing Black PantherHe’s got that Genius Grant swagger. 
  25. comics
    Ta-Nehisi Coates Unpacks the Way Comics Have Conquered the WorldWhy are superheroes resonating so strongly? Are they worthy of the attention? The cultural critic dons his fanboy cape and goes in search of some answers.
  26. sequential art
    Ta-Nehisi Coates Writing Black Panther Is the Year’s Biggest Comics NewsThis is unprecedented in comics.
  27. Harper Lee’s Go Set a Watchman: Better Off Lost?What can you make of a vastly inferior novel with a much more sophisticated morality?
  28. civil rights
    Taylor Branch, Team Reveal More About HBO SeriesAt a recent Maryland Film Festival panel discussion, concerning the Baltimore protests.
  29. talk
    Is X-Men: First Class ‘Blind to Race’?Is it a “period piece that seems blind to its own period”?