Kevin Noble Maillard

Kevin Noble Maillard


Kevin Noble Maillard is the debut author of Fry Bread, published by Roaring Brook/Macmillan. He is a regular writer and former contributing editor to The New York Times and has contributed to The Atlantic, Essence, and The Week. He has provided on-air commentary for MSNBC, CNN, ABC, and Al Jazeera. He is a tenured professor of law at Syracuse University. A graduate of Duke University and Penn Law School, he also earned a Ph.D. in political theory from the University of Michigan. He is originally from Oklahoma and is an enrolled citizen of the Seminole Nation.

Buy Kevin Noble Maillard’s latest book, Fry Bread, on Amazon.

Events with Kevin Noble Maillard

[CANCELED] Story Time with Kevin Noble Maillard

09 May 2020
11:00 am-12:00 pm
Books Are Magic
225 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231

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