Works

Necessary Spaces: Exploring the Richness of African American Childhood in the South
This book weaves personal stories with research and practical accounts of community-based initiatives to illustrate how African American neighborhoods supported children's achievement in schools.

Crazy Visitation: A Chronicle of Illness and Recovery
“Here is a book that deals with matters medical, neuropsychiatric, with vivid, summoning, lucid prose -- a lyrically narrated chronicle of an illness and a wonderfully narrated account of the mind’s response to a growing biological threat.”
—Robert Coles