Arts+Culture

Arts+Culture

We Are the Eighth Day, © Melanie Weidner

Books

Emmett Till in Different States: Poems, by Philip C. Kolin

Americans are still processing the 1955 murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, the Chicago boy who was lynched while visiting relatives in Mississippi. These poems provide a wrenching retelling of the story that even after 60 years is as raw and unresolved as ever. Philip C.