Shaun Randol founded The Mantle in 2009. Today he is the Editor-in-Chief and Publisher. Shaun is the co-editor of Gambit: Newer African Writing (The Mantle, 2014) and he wrote an introduction to Herman Melville's Bartleby, the Scrivener (The Mantle, 2019). He is also a member of the PEN American Center and serves on the boards of Nomadic Press and Africa Book Link.
Americans have drifted so far from the morality they once knew, or perhaps never knew.
Commentary from 'Perspectives from African Writers'
I am not in exile because I am a person of the world.
In conversation with Susan Bernofsky
Our editor in chief sits down with Salman Rushdie
The AK-47 is both confined to itself and symbolic of a greater phenomenon.