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Ibram X. Kendi

Interview with Ibram X. Kendi, author of Stamped from the Beginning

A couple of months ago I wrote a post suggesting that 2016 was a landmark year for the history of ideas about race. I thought to follow up on that post with a series of interviews with the authors of the books I highlighted. I am thrilled to present our readers with an interview I did with Ibram X. Kendi, author of the National Book Award winner for 2016, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America. Surely one of the most important works in intellectual history in recent years. Kendi is Professor of History and Read more