Mixing It Up

Taking On the Media Bullies and Other Reflections

by Ishmael Reed

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  • 9781568583396
  • 9780786721818
A new collection of essays first published in The New York Times and Playboy. Reed tackles subjects including Oakland, eugenics, and domestic violence,

  • Hachette Books; July 2008
  • ISBN: 9780786721818
  • Read online, or download in secure ePub format
  • Title: Mixing It Up
  • Author: Ishmael Reed
  • Imprint: Da Capo Press
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781568583396
  • 9780786721818

About The Author

ISHMAEL REED is author of six books of poetry, one opera libretto in verse, six plays, four books of essays and nine novels, and is the editor of numerous anthologies and magazines. His poetry collaborations with musicians have resulted in three CD collections recently reissued by Rounder Records, and the forthcoming "Conjure III" from Blue Note. He has been awarded a John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Fellowship and the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Award, and has been a Pulitzer Prize nominee in poetry and a National Book Award finalist in both poetry and fiction. In 2001, he received a Chancellor's Award for Community Service from the University of California at Berkeley, where he has taught since 1969. In 2003, he received the Otto Award for Political Theater, and in 2004, he received the Robert Hirsch
Award from the Los Angeles Times.

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781568583396
  • 9780786721818