Editor

    Charles Henry Rowell

    Managing Editor

    Ginger Thornton

    Editorial Assistant

    Lynette Ajie

    Associate Editors

    Myriam J.A.Chancy
    Carrol F. Coates
    Brent Hayes Edwards
    Percival Everett
    Helen Elaine Lee
    Carl Phillips
    Marlon B.Ross

    Book Review Editors

    Kathleen M. Balutansky
    Tina Campt
    Thomas Glave
    Reetika Vazirani
    Michelle M. Wright

    Assistants to the Editor

    Narietha Carter
    Laura Durden
    Lalhe Ghaderifard
    Lyman Grant
    John Nwoke
    Lynley Shults
    Olympia Sibley
    Jeff Turpin

    Contributing and Advisory Editors

    Elizabeth Alexander
    Kimberly Benston
    Finnie Coleman
    Maryse Condé
    Thadious Davis
    Toi Derricotte
    Rita Dove
    Thomas Sayers Ellis
    Ernest J. Gaines
    Farah Jasmine Griffin
    Kendra Hamilton
    Saidiya Hartman
    Mae G. Henderson
    Yusef Komunyakaa
    E. Ethelberg Miller
    Bruce Morrow
    Gustavo Pellón
    Carla Peterson
    Rhonda Cobham-Sander
    Nathan A. Scott, Jr.
    Robert B. Stepto
    Sharan Strange
    Silvio Torres-Saillant
    Derek Walcott
    Steven F. White
    John Edgar Wideman
    Judith Wilson
    Jay Wright
    Kevin Young