History Section? Education Section?

I am back from a working vacation and gearing up for the full on media blitz for the book. Ok, maybe not a blitz but a few well placed interviews. I’ve noticed something interesting. Of the four interviews I’ve done so far, each journalist has described First Class book differently. Some interviewers have approached the book as a history book. Some have approached it as a book about race and economics. Others have approached it as a book about education. I personally think the three are intertwined when education […]

By |July 22nd, 2013|Book: First Class, Education, Writing|Comments Off on History Section? Education Section?

It’s Here!

book_cover-blogI have it in my hands!  A copy of First ClassAnd rumor has it, Amazon has already shipped a few.  It is amazing to think I conducted the first interview for this book in 2006.  One of my first interview requests was a disaster.  It stopped me (momentarily) from pursuing the book. I wrote to a well known Dunbar graduate, a professor and author Adelaide Cromwell, requesting an interview.  Apparently my inquiry letter did not live up to […]

By |July 8th, 2013|Book: First Class, News and Notes, Writing|Comments Off on It’s Here!