This issue contains a collection of general submission articles and book reviews. The following articles are featured:

J. T. Roane – Plotting the Black Commons

Sharon Luk – “Sea of Fire”: A Buddhist Pedagogy of Dying and Black Encounters across Two Waves

Buhle Khanyile – Since 1652: Tortured Souls and Disposed Bodies

Timeka N. Tounsel – Productive Vulnerability: Black Women Writers and Narratives of Humanity in Contemporary Cable Television