Kevin Young

Kevin Young

Kevin Young is the author of a previous book of nonfiction, The Grey Album: On the Blackness of Blackness, which won the PEN Open Book Award, was recognized as a New York Times Notable Book, and named a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award for criticism. He is the author of eleven books of poetry, including Brown and Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems 1995–2015. Young is the director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and poetry editor for the New Yorker.


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Bunk

The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Kevin Young

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2018

Now in paperback, Kevin Young’s acclaimed Bunk, longlisted for the National Book Award in Nonfiction
 

Bunk

The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News
Kevin Young

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2017

Has the hoax now moved from the sideshow to take the center stage of American culture?

The Grey Album

On the Blackness of Blackness
Kevin Young

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2012

The first work of prose by the brilliant poet Kevin Young, winner of the Graywolf Press Nonfiction Prize

The Body's Question

Poems
Tracy K. Smith; Selected and Introduced by Kevin Young

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2003

Winner of the 2002 Cave Canem Poetry Prize, The Body's Question debuts Tracy K. Smith's ambitious and engaging new voice
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