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Posts tagged “Ta-Nehisi Coates”

TNC, Tolstoy, Dante

‘In His will is our peace,’ and in nothing else

Posted August 19th, 2015

Trump and Elitism

Those people, the Trumps, are a kind of solution

Posted August 17th, 2015

Reading Ta-Nehisi Coates

Though an atheist, TNC’s new book is a fundamentally religious work — though one of rage and abject despair

Posted August 14th, 2015

Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Holy Writ

Ta-Nehisi Coates’s uncriticizable new book about race

Posted August 12th, 2015

‘Forget It, Jake, It’s Cosbytown’

Ta-Nehisi Coates regrets turning a blind eye to Bill Cosby rape reports

Posted November 20th, 2014

Le Misérable

Hélas, Ta-Nehisi Coates spends his summer becoming a soixante-huitard

Posted September 2nd, 2014

TNC’s French Summer

Ta-Nehisi Coates is spending the next seven weeks away from his blog …

Posted June 23rd, 2014

Wasting Your Public Voice

Steve Sailer, writing about my blog post this week on my extreme …

Posted February 1st, 2014

A Stranger But Not Strange

Thinking just now about Ta-Nehisi Coates’s reaction to walking across the Luxembourg …

Posted November 13th, 2013

Joining Le Club

Paris changed Ta-Nehisi Coates in a way that’s very familiar to me. …

Posted September 11th, 2013

Paris Is Not Altoona

I love this passage from Ta-Nehisi Coates, still in Paris: I felt …

Posted August 27th, 2013

Staring Down The Boogey Man With Dante & Albert Murray

Yesterday in New Orleans I had a long lunch with the actor …

Posted August 22nd, 2013

You, Monsieur L’Idiot

I am sorry that Ta-Nehisi Coates will be coming home from Paris …

Posted August 20th, 2013

The Seine, The Mississippi

Ta-Nehisi Coates and I are two American writers who come from very …

Posted August 12th, 2013

The Hidden Work Of Culture

Ta-Nehisi Coates writes that living in Paris requires effort — physical effort, …

Posted August 6th, 2013

What Outsiderness Can (And Cannot) Teach You

Ta-Nehisi Coates continues his excellent blogging from Paris with this pensée about what …

Posted August 5th, 2013

Is Racial Profiling Ever Okay?

Richard Cohen, a fellow creepy-ass cracka pundit, wrote the other day: I …

Posted July 17th, 2013