News & Updates
What a wonderful way to end the summer.
On August 15, The National Association of Black Journalists recognized me and my good friend, Jean-Jacques Taylor, for our story about the misunderstood signs of mental illness, Broken Route, The category was specialty reporting in a magazine with a circulation of more than one million.
And last weekend, the Killer Nashville International Writers’ Conference made The Murder of Sonny Liston a two time award-winner. It won for Best Nonfiction Book of the Year and as a Reader’s Choice award winner. Thank you to everyone at Killer Nashville, especially the wonderfous Clay Stafford. It was a blast.
One Journalist's Attempt To Solve 'The Murder Of Sonny Liston'
Assael’s account of Liston’s life in a city full of racial tensions, mob connections, and heroin is illuminating, though not conclusive, regarding the heavyweight champ’s last days and mysterious overdose death.
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