Books by Robert B. Stepto

BLUE AS THE LAKE by Robert B. Stepto
Released: Sept. 21, 1998

"Stepto is too proud to —pass,— like one of his relatives did, and this memoir rebuilds a rock-solid island in the past that he can retreat to whenever being African-American feels like too much of a conundrum."
A memoir by an African-American college professor (English and Afro-American Studies/Yale) that is a both a summertime boyhood idyll and a jarring coming-of-age tale. Read full book review >