Readers' Review: "Middle Passage" by Charles Johnson

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.

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.

Guests

Lisa Page

freelance writer who teaches creative writing at George Washington University.

Ira Berlin

Professor of history at University of Maryland and author of "Generations of Captivity: A History of African American Slaves."

E. Ethelbert Miller

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."

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