How to make a slave and other essays

Book
Published 2020
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Summary:

"Personal essays exploring identity, family, and community through the prism of race and black culture. Confronts the medical profession's racial biases, shopping while black at Whole Foods, the legacy of Michael Jackson, raising black boys, haircuts that scare white people, racial profiling, and growing up in Southside Chicago." -- Provided by publisher.

ISBN:
9780814255995
Description:
pages cm.
Other Title:
Essays. Selections
Contents:
How to make a slave
Dragon slayers
Before grief
Inauguration
Kaleshion
The heritage room
Unprepared
Feeding pigeons
Breathe
The heart
Balling
Testimony
Smoke
Wars
Simple
The designated driver
Strippers
Thieves
Once more to the ghetto
Race stories
Advice to a family man.
LCCN:
2020007415
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