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Our conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates left us wanting to know more. Ta-Nehisi and Masthead editor Matt Peterson touched on an incredibly vast range of topics—comic books, historical fiction, fatherhood and, of course, race in America—any one of which probably could have filled the full hour. With that in mind, the Masthead team read through the call transcript and marked it up—adding in links, thoughts, and questions sparked by the discussion. I’ve highlighted a few of our favorite moments from the call (heads up, there are a lot!) and what we took away from them.

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