On Black Neighborhoods and Watching Things Change

"In my own fiction, I wanted to examine what it felt like to be aware of a neighborhood transition as it happens...I looked to novels set 60 years prior, during another period on the precipice of large-scale neighborhood shifts."                       

Read the essay at Literary Hub.

  Images of America  book on Detroit's Black Bottom, a neighborhood that no longer exists. .

Images of America book on Detroit's Black Bottom, a neighborhood that no longer exists. .