Editor

    Charles H. Rowell

    Interim Managing Editor

    Reetika Vazirani

    Associate Editors

    Rudolph P. Byrd
    Vèvè Clark
    Carrol F. Coates
    Rita Dove
    Percival Everett

    Assistants to the Editor

    Finnie Coleman
    Chi Lam
    Walton Muyumba

    Contributing and Advisory Editors

    Elizabeth Alexander
    Kwame Anthony Appiah
    Kathleen M. Balutansky
    Kimberly Benston
    Hazel Carby
    Maryse Condé
    Thomas Sayers Ellis
    Ernest J. Gaines
    Michael S. Harper
    Saidiya Hartman
    Mae G. Henderson
    Barbara Johnson
    Yusef Komunyakaa
    Vera Kutzinski
    Reginald McKnight
    Clarence Major
    Bruce Morrow
    Gustavo Pellón
    Carl Phillips
    Arnold Rampersad
    Nathan A. Scott, Jr.
    Robert B. Stepto
    Ginger Thornton
    Derek Walcott
    Kenneth W. Warren
    John Edgar Wideman
    Judith Wilson
    Jay Wright