Reviewed the extraordinary new novel by Colson Whitehead, which reminded me of the historian Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi’s point that the opposite of forgetting is not merely remembrance. It is justice.
And the first rave review of ⁦⁩’s new novel is in. Here’s ⁦⁩ on THE NICKEL BOYS
In ‘The Nickel Boys,’ Colson Whitehead Continues to Make a Classic American Genre His Own