Alex Haley

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2011

    Rap Made Me Do It: Ten Books I Read Because Of Hip-Hop

    ​When rappers reference items they consume--whether Cristal, Clarks Wallabees, or chronic--listeners seek them out, either out of curiosity or a desire to be like their heroes. And thanks to hip-hop's tendency to occasionally serve as an educated, sound-advice-giving older sibling, those refer ... More >>

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Picture This

    On the Set, the Street, and at Dinner With 'X' Director Spike Lee

  • News

    April 2, 2002

    What Becomes a Legend Most?

    Selling King's Papers; Reclaiming Malcolm X's

  • News

    July 27, 1999

    The King of Comix

    With Raw, a Pulitzer Prize For Maus, and a Strategic Job at The New Yorker, Art Spiegelman Has Become Lord of All New York Cartoonists. But His Power Is No Laughing Matter.

  • Art

    February 16, 1999