The book’s cover features work by the artist Glenn Ligon, specifically Untitled (I Am Somebody), 1991, oil stick, gesso and graphite on wood, 80 x 30 inches (203.2 x 76.2 cm); Collection of Art Bridges, Photographer Credit: Photo by Dennis Crowley © Glenn Ligon; Courtesy of the artist.

My many thanks go to Mr. Ligon, whose art can be found here.