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Real american A Memoir

Lythcott-Haims, Julie.

New York : Macmillan Audio, 2017.

1 online resource (6 audio files) : digital.

Author Julie Lythcott-Haims pulls no punches in her recollections of growing up a biracial black woman in America. Bringing a poetic sensibility to her prose to stunning effect, Lythcott-Haims briskly and stirringly evokes her personal battle with the low self-esteem that American racism routinely inflicts on people of color. The only child of a marriage between an African-American father and a white British mother, she shows indelibly how so-called "micro" aggressions in addition to blunt force insults can puncture a person's inner life with a thousand sharp cuts. courage and compassion.

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ISBN:

978-1-42729986-4 (sound recording)

Author:

Lythcott-Haims, Julie.

Title:

Real american [electronic resource] : A Memoir / Julie Lythcott-Haims.

Edition:

Unabridged.

Publisher:

New York : Macmillan Audio, 2017.

Physical:

1 online resource (6 audio files) : digital.

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Notes:

Unabridged.

ParticipantNote:

Narrator: Julie Lythcott-Haims.

Summary:

Author Julie Lythcott-Haims pulls no punches in her recollections of growing up a biracial black woman in America. Bringing a poetic sensibility to her prose to stunning effect, Lythcott-Haims briskly and stirringly evokes her personal battle with the low self-esteem that American racism routinely inflicts on people of color. The only child of a marriage between an African-American father and a white British mother, she shows indelibly how so-called "micro" aggressions in addition to blunt force insults can puncture a person's inner life with a thousand sharp cuts. courage and compassion.

Subject:

Nonfiction.

Subject:

African American Nonfiction.

Subject:

Biography & Autobiography.

Subject:

Sociology.

AE:PersName:

Lythcott-Haims, Julie.

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