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Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Boseman is best known for his roles as Jackie Robinson in the film 42 and James Brown in Get On Up. Along with Heather Simms, Boseman read Kalisha Buckhanon’s Upstate, winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award and a 2006 Audie Award. Boseman has appeared on the television series Persons Unknown, The Express, and Lincoln Heights.  His other television credits include appearances on Law & Order, Third Watch, and All My Children.  A playwright and screenwriter, he is a graduate of Howard University and the British American Dramatic Academy at Oxford. 


<a href="">Upstate by Kalisha Buckhanon--Audiobook Excerpt</a>

Upstate by Kalisha Buckhanon--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Kalisha Buckhanon's novel Upstate, an absolutely stunning, powerful coming of age novel filled with tragedy, struggle, love and triumph—a modern The Color Purple. Set in New York in the 80's and 90's, Upstate tells the story of two young lovers, Antonio and Natasha, torn apart by tragedy and struggling to survive against all odds. When a horrific tragedy sends Antonio to jail, their worlds turn upside down.