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Black like me

Autore: John Howard Griffin
Editore: New York : Signet, [1996]
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : Biography : English : 35th anniversary ed.Vedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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The Deep South of the late 1950's was another country: a land of lynchings, segregated lunch counters, whites-only restrooms, and a color line etched in blood across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. White journalist John Howard Griffin, working for the black-owned magazine Sepia, decided to cross that line. Using medication that darkened his skin to deep brown, he exchanged his privileged life as a  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Biography
Young adult nonfiction
Persona incaricata: John Howard Griffin; John Howard Griffin
Tipo materiale: Biography
Tipo documento Libro
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: John Howard Griffin
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Numero OCLC: 36566361
Note: Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1961.
Destinatari Young Adult.
Descrizione: 192 pages ; 18 cm
Responsabilità: John Howard Griffin.
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Abstract:

The Deep South of the late 1950's was another country: a land of lynchings, segregated lunch counters, whites-only restrooms, and a color line etched in blood across Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Georgia. White journalist John Howard Griffin, working for the black-owned magazine Sepia, decided to cross that line. Using medication that darkened his skin to deep brown, he exchanged his privileged life as a southern white man for the disenfranchised world of an unemployed black man. What happened to John Howard Griffin--from the outside and within himself--as he made his way through the segregated Deep South is recorded in this searing work of nonfiction. Educated and soft-spoken, John Howard Griffin changed only the color of his skin. It was enough to make him hated ... enough to nearly get him killed. His audacious, still chillingly relevant eyewitness history is a work about race and humanity every American should read.

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