Cory Lomberg speaks to the author and critic about her new book, her personal remembrances of Chicago, and the reward of evaluating writing from your younger self.
Alex Dwyer's Off The Books series returns with a look at 'Super Freak,' a biography of Rick James.
Alex Dwyer's "Off the Books" series returns with a look at Original Gangstas, the new book from Ben Westhoff.
Off the Books returns with a look at Scarface's 2015 memoir, Diary of a Madman
Alex Dwyer's Off The Books columns returns with a look at Jooyoung Lee's new, "Blowin' Up."
Off the Books returns with Harold Stallworth, who recommends checking out the alternatively bleak and hilarious, "Big Machine."
Alex Dwyer reviews the latest from "Can't Stop Won't Stop" author Jeff Chang. who, like most, summons DMX to understand race in America.