Columbia Professor Manning Marable recently passed away April 1, 2011, three days before the publication of his new biography of Malcolm X, Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention. Professor Marable has spent his career studying African-American history and writing on the legendary life of activist Malcolm X and his new book is touted as the “definitive biography”.
The library currently has this novel on order and should be available soon, but if you are interested in learning more about Malcolm X check out these items from the Library:
Written by Malcolm X
Malcolm X on Film (documentary)