On the next Fresh Air -- writer Ta-Nehisi Coates. After writing three non-fiction books dealing with race and identity, and new Black Panther stories for Marvel comics, he’s written his first novel. Set in slave times, it re-imagines leaders of the underground railroad as having a magical power to help people out of slavery. Join us.
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(Photo: Writer Ta-Nehisi Coates speaks onstage at the 2015 New Yorker Festival - Anna Webber/Getty for The New Yorker/via NPR)