Some Things You Didn’t Know About Albert Murray
Duke Ellington’s Tribute to Martin Luther King, 50 Years Later
One-Eyed Gods and One-Armed GodsDoes True Grit tap into an ancient myth?
It Was WrittenWhy are there so many errors in The Anthology of Rap? The editors respond.
Here Lies the Tie ClipAn elegy for a great accessory.
Why Did Ralph Ellison Never Publish His Second Novel?A new theory.
How Heavy D Changed the Way We See Fat Rappers
Stakes Is HighMembers of the Anthology of Rap's advisory board speak out about the book's errors. Plus: Grandmaster Caz lists the mistakes in his lyrics.
Fact-Check the RhymeThe Anthology of Rap is rife with transcription errors. Why is it so hard to get rap lyrics right?
For Whom the Shill ToilsHemingway's lost work for Ringling Bros. and Ballantine Ale.