That Buck That Bought a Bottle

Crazy late notice, as usual, but tonight I'm reading at the 92nd street Y in Tribeca from Adam Bradley's The Anthology of Rap. 


I'm paired with a bunch of big-shots--Grandmaster Caz, Imani Perry, Toure, Immortal Technique, Farai Chideya, LaTasha Diggs and Adam Mansbach--who I'm expecting to bring the pain. Stop pass and watch me try to keep up.

Ta-Nehisi Coates is a national correspondent at The Atlantic, where he writes about culture, politics, and social issues. He is the author of the memoir The Beautiful Struggle.

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