Jan. 15, 2021

Mateo Askaripour - BLACK BUCK

Mateo Askaripour - BLACK BUCK

Mateo discusses Black Buck, using a creative format to tell the story, fiction’s incredible power to teach empathy and understanding, his unique (and very cool) cover and the story behind it, having his novel chosen for the Read with Jenna book club.


Mateo discusses his debut novel Black Buck, using a creative format to tell the story, fiction’s incredible power to teach empathy and understanding, his unique (and very cool) cover and the story behind it, having his novel chosen as a Read with Jenna book club selection, and much more.

Black Buck can be purchased at Murder by the Book. 

Mateo’s 2 recommended reads are:

  1. How to Make a Slave and Other Essays by Jerald Walker
  2. The Prophets by Robert Jones Jr.

If you enjoy reading contemporary fiction and want to listen to more episodes like this one, try Ehsaneh Sadr, Julie Carrick Dalton, A.H. Kim, and Liese O'Halloran Schwarz.