His music has accompanied over 50 years of our collective lives, so isn’t it about time it became the soundtrack to Stevie Wonder’s life at a theater near you? One August afternoon in North Carolina, nearly 45 years ago, we almost lost Stevie Wonder in a car accident. He was 23 and had just released his 16th studio album. The details of the accident are fuzzy — some say a log slid from the back …read more
Zakiya Harris is a New Englander-turned-Brooklynite who works in book publishing. She writes about literature, music and race, and her work has appeared in The Rumpus, Guernica and more.