... is going on at the blog Black-Eyed Susan's about race, publishing and Cybils. I'm at work (night shift again, alas) but will post more on this -- plus other reactions to the Cybils short lists from around the Web.
Perhaps it will lead to a better understanding of the role race plays in what books we, as readers and judges, gravitate towards. Susan's a passionate debater and her post (and the many comments) are worth checking out.
Here's that link again.