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Herb Boyd

Herb Boyd is a journalist, activist, teacher, and author or editor of twenty-three books, including his latest, The Diary of Malcolm X , edited with Ilyasah Al-Shabazz, Malcolm X's daughter. His articles have been published in the Black Scholar , Final Call , the Amsterdam News , Cineaste , Downbeat , the Network Journal , and the Daily Beast . A scholar for more than forty years, he teaches African American history and culture at the City College of New York in Harlem, where he lives.