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The Autobiography of Malcom X As Told to Alex Haley

The Autobiography of Malcolm X Book Cover The Autobiography of Malcolm X
Malcolm X, Alex Haley,
Biography & Autobiography
1992-01
527

The searing autobiography of human rights activist Malcom X, posthumously published in 1965, chronicles the story of his life and the emergence of Islam in America. The black leader discusses his political philosophy, his spiritual conversion, and reveals details of his life.

The Autobiography of Malcolm X is one of the important non-fiction books. And I didn’t know it was. No one told me! Not school, not the internet, not my friends. I only stumbled upon it by chance when one afternoon I strolled past NYU in Manhattan and browsed a long table of used books set up by a street merchant. The cover caught my eye, because the subject of racism had been heavily on my mind lately. Continue Reading “The Autobiography of Malcom X As Told to Alex Haley”