Students were assigned to research the life and work of a writer they choose and design a 8.5 in. x 11 in. 8 page plus cover, text-heavy publication.
Ta-Nehisi Coates is an American author, journalist, comic book writer, and educator. He was a national correspondent at The Atlantic, where he wrote about cultural, social and political issues, particularly regarding African Americans and white supremacy.
Newsprint paper was chosen to reflect Coates’ characteristic and his writing style—which is very realistic and bold.