Toni Morrison, Junot Díaz Respond to ‘Trump’s America’ in New Essay Series

By Sameer Rao Nov 16, 2016

As many Americans work to understand what factors compelled Donald Trump‘s rise to power and devise a path forward, several prominent writers and thought leaders of color offered their takes on the election in a new essay series. 

"Aftermath: Sixteen Writers on Trump’s America" was published on The New Yorker’s website on Monday (November 14). The series features a mix of journalists, novelists, scholars and entertainers writing about Trump’s ascendance from various perspectives. Of those sixteen writers, five are people of color:

Read all the essays here, then let us know what you think in the comments.