Editor

    Charles H. Rowell

    Managing Editor

    Mary-Christine Phillip

    Associate Editors

    Vèvè Clark
    Carrol F. Coates
    Rita Dove
    Percival Everett
    Bruce Morrow

    Assistants to the Editor

    Finnie Coleman
    Jeremiah Jeffries
    Crystal Callahan
    Angela A. Williams

    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
    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