1619 Project Book -- Coming Soon
Happy to announce that "The 1619 Project: A New Origin Story" will be published by One world, a Random House imprint, on November 16, 2021. It will be accompanied by a children's picture book called "Born on the Water." You can read the press release here.
My essay, which examines false beliefs about Black bodies that continue to be embedded in modern medical practice and education, has been expanded to include racial disparities unearthed by the covid pandemic.