PostBourgie Is An Army/Better Yet A Navy.

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Also, this happened: Page 414 of Chimamanda Adichie’s novel, Americanah.

Can I take a moment to brag on my PB family right quick? Because this summer has been so, so real.

Stacia is running the social media show at ColorLines.

Jamelle will be covering politics at the Daily Beast.

Joel is the new sportswriter at BuzzFeed.

Angela’s debut novel, Haunting Detroit, was purchased by Houghton-Mifflin and will be out late next year. 

I have a super-mushy post I’ve been meaning to write about how much this place has meant to me, but I’ve been putting it off.  In the interim, I’ll just say that I love these folks, who are among the best writers and people I know.

I’m raising a cup of grape drink in their honor.



Gene "G.D." Demby is the founder and editor of PostBourgie. In his day job, he blogs and reports on race and ethnicity for NPR's Code Switch team.
  • GET IT.

  • kudos to you and yours.

  • Jessie

    Just read about your blog in Americanah!!!!!!
    What an amazing book. Couldn’t put it down.

  • White Man

    You stupid niggers need to go back to Africa! America is a WHITE MAN’s country! Get the fuck out, niggers!

    -Signed, a white man

    • Insightful comment, White Man.

      Could you expound?