Madison Smartt Bell
Madison Smartt Bell

Madison Smartt Bell is the author of 12 novels, most recently The Color of Night, and a biography of Toussaint Louverture. He teaches at Goucher College in Baltimore.

Books
Jan. 4 2013 11:38 PMShaken and StirredDany Laferrière’s memoir of the Haitian earthquake.
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Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.