The African-American author of There’s a Tree Even more Ancient Than Eden, he’s most widely known for novels which are occur Chicago and concentrate on mythology and history. His various other notable works consist of Divine Days as well as the Bloodworth Orphans. He proved helpful for Muhammad Speaks, a Country of Islam paper. Later, he became a member of the books faculty at Northwestern College or university. His last book, Divine Times, was modeled after Adam Joyce’s Ulysses. The hubby of Marianne Forrest, he was the Chicago-born boy of the Catholic mother along with a Baptist dad. His novel, There’s a Tree Even more Old than Eden, was released with an launch by Ralph Ellison.