Black Like Me
  • Author : John Howard Griffin
  • Release Date : 01 April 2006
  • Publisher : Wings Press
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 13 : 9781609401085
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Book Description: This American classic has been corrected from the original manuscripts and indexed, featuring historic photographs and an extensive biographical afterword.

Black Like Me

Black Like Me

Author : John Howard Griffin
Publisher : Wings Press
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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This American classic has been corrected from the original manuscripts and indexed, featuring historic photographs and an extensive biographical afterword....

A Tap on the Window

A Tap on the Window

Author : Linwood Barclay
Publisher : Doubleday Canada
Genre : Fiction
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It's been two months since private investigator Cal Weaver's teenage son, Scott, died in a tragic drug-related accident. Ever since, he and his wife have drifted apart, fracturing a once-normal life. Cal is mired in grief he can't move past. And maybe that has clouded his judgment. Because he made ...

For Black Girls Like Me

For Black Girls Like Me

Author : Mariama J. Lockington
Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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In this lyrical coming-of-age story about family, sisterhood, music, race, and identity, Mariama J. Lockington draws on some of the emotional truths from her own experiences growing up with an adoptive white family. I am a girl but most days I feel like a question mark. Makeda June Kirkland is ...

Man in the Mirror

Man in the Mirror

Author : Robert Bonazzi
Publisher : Wings Press
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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First published by Orbis Books in 1997,Man in the Mirrortells the story behindBlack Like Me, a book that astonished America upon its publication in 1961, and remains an American classic 50 years later. In 1959 a white writer darkened his skin and passed for a time as a "Negro" in the Deep South. ...

Black Like Me

Black Like Me

Author : Spencer Borisoff,Len Barry,Leonard Borisoff,Spencer Barry
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Fiction
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This is a heartwarming, ever-evolving story about a socially transplanted Caucasian brother and sister thrust by circumstance into life and love in the hood. It is the joy of acceptance and the pain of rejection finally told from the opposite perspective of black Americans being denied assimilation into white society. ...

Prison of Culture

Prison of Culture

Author : John Griffin
Publisher : Wings Press
Genre : Social Science
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The companion volume to the 50th-anniversary edition of Black Like Me, this book features John Howard Griffin’s later writings on racism and spirituality. Conveying a progressive evolution in thinking, it further explores Griffin’s ethical stand in the human rights struggle and nonviolent pursuit of equality—a view he ...

White Like Me

White Like Me

Author : Tim Wise,Kevin Myers
Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
Genre : Uncategorized
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Flipping John Howard Griffin's classic Black Like Me, and extending Noel Ignatiev's How The Irish Became White into the present-day, Wise explores the meanings and consequences of whiteness, and discusses the ways in which racial privilege can harm not just people of color, but also whites. Using stories instead of ...

Black Like You

Black Like You

Author : John Strausbaugh
Publisher : Penguin
Genre : Social Science
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A refreshingly clearheaded and taboo-breaking look at race relations reveals that American culture is neither Black nor White nor Other, but a mix-a mongrel. Black Like You is an erudite and entertaining exploration of race relations in American popular culture. Particularly compelling is Strausbaugh's eagerness to tackle blackface-a strange, often ...

Fred Wilson

Fred Wilson

Author : Fred Wilson,Richard Klein
Publisher : Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art
Genre : Art
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Introduction by Richard Klein....

Black Like Kyra  White Like Me

Black Like Kyra White Like Me

Author : Judith Vigna
Publisher : Turtleback
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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When a black family moves to an all-white neighborhood, prejudice rears its ugly head as the white adults behave rudely and children's friendships break up....

White Fragility

White Fragility

Author : Robin DiAngelo
Publisher : Beacon Press
Genre : Social Science
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The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. In this “vital, necessary, and beautiful book” (Michael Eric Dyson), antiracist educator Robin DiAngelo deftly illuminates the phenomenon of white fragility and “allows ...

Another Black Like Me

Another Black Like Me

Author : Nielson Rosa Bezerra,Elaine Pereira Rocha
Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Genre : History
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This book brings together authors from different institutions and perspectives and from researchers specialising in different aspects of the experiences of the African Diaspora from Latin America. It creates an overview of the complexities of the lives of Black people over various periods of history, as they struggled to build ...

Between the World and Me

Between the World and Me

Author : Ta-Nehisi Coates
Publisher : One World
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER • NAMED ONE OF TIME’S TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE DECADE • PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST • NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST • ONE OF OPRAH’S “BOOKS THAT HELP ME THROUGH” • NOW AN HBO ORIGINAL SPECIAL EVENT Hailed by Toni Morrison as “required ...