Nathan McCall

Nathan McCall‌Journalist and Author

Thursday, November 10, 2005


New York Times best-selling author Nathan McCall burst onto the national literary scene with his explosive 1995 autobiography, Makes Me Wanna Holler: A Young Black Man in America, which tells the story of his journey from the streets to prison to The Washington Post newsroom. He is also the author of What’s Going On: Personal Essays. McCall resigned from The Post in 1998 to accept an appointment as a visiting lecturer at Emory University in Atlanta. He is currently working on another book.