This week our featured book is Eric Walrond: A Life in the Harlem Renaissance and the Transatlantic Caribbean by James Davis.
We are also offering a FREE copy of Eric Walrond to one winner. To enter the contest please e-mail email@example.com and include your name and address. The winner will be selected Friday, March 13th at 1:00 pm.
“Eric Walrond, handsome, cosmopolitan, and beguilingly enigmatic, may have been the most promising literary talent of the Harlem Renaissance…. James Davis’s finely written, beautifully paced Eric Walrond is a major biography of a fascinating figure, a triumph of archival sleuthing that reintroduces readers to almost everybody known to his peripatetic protagonist.”—David Levering Lewis, New York University
For more on the book, you can read an excerpt from the introduction: