Readers' Review: "Middle Passage" by Charles Johnson
Diane and her guests discuss the 1990 National Book Award winning novel about a newly freed slave who accidentally boards a slave ship bound for Africa.
freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.
Professor of history at University of Maryland and author of "Generations of Captivity: A History of African American Slaves."
poet; director of the African American Resource Center at Howard University, Board Chair of the Institute for Policy Study. And author of the forthcoming book "On Saturdays I Santana With You."