Excited About "Lovecraft Country"? Read Victor LaValle's "The Ballad Of Black Tom" First

Column by Christopher Shultz July 7, 2020
Released on the exact same day, Matt Ruff's 'Lovecraft Country' and Victor LaValle's 'The Ballad Of Black Tom' share some DNA, with one major difference.

Horror While Black: Race in Matt Ruff's 'Lovecraft Country'

Column by Bart Bishop
A look at America through the eyes of black men and women in 'Lovecraft Country', a clever inversion of the antiquated racism of H.P. Lovecraft's writing.
Bookshots: 'Lovecraft Country' by Matt Ruff

Bookshots: 'Lovecraft Country' by Matt Ruff

Review by BH Shepherd
A concise review of 'Lovecraft Country' by Matt Ruff.
'The Mirage' by Matt Ruff

'The Mirage' by Matt Ruff

Review by Brandon Tietz February 7, 2012
11/09/2001: Christian fundamentalists hijack four jetliners. Two of them crash into the World Trade Center of Baghdad, and the United Arab States declare their war on terror against America.