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So you want to talk about race

So you want to talk about race

Author: Ijeoma Oluo
Publisher: New York, NY : Seal Press, Hachette Book Group, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"In this New York Times bestseller, Ijeoma Oluo offers a hard-hitting but user-friendly examination of race in America. Widespread reporting on aspects of white supremacy--from police brutality to the mass incarceration of Black Americans--has put a media spotlight on racism in our society. Still, it is a difficult subject to talk about. How do you tell your roommate her jokes are racist? Why did your sister-in-law  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Oluo, Ijeoma.
So you want to talk about race.
New York, NY : Seal Press, 2019
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ijeoma Oluo
ISBN: 9781541619227 1541619226 9781541619234 1541619234 9781580056786 1580056784
OCLC Number: 1176348310
Notes: "Published by Seal Press, an imprint of Perseus Books, LLC, a subsidiary of Hachette Book Group, Inc."
Includes a discussion guide.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Introduction: so you want to talk about race --
Is it really about race? --
What is racism? --
What if I talk about race wrong? --
Why am I always being told to "check my privilege"? --
What is intersectionality and why do I need it? --
Is police brutality really about race? --
How can I talk about affirmative action? --
What is the school-to-prison pipeline? --
Why can't I say the "N" word? --
What is cultural appropriation? --
Why can't I touch your hair? --
What are microaggressions? --
Why are our students so angry? --
What is the model minority myth? --
But what if I hate Al Sharpton? --
I just got called racist, what do I do now? --
Talking is great, but what else can I do? --
Discussion guide.
Responsibility: Ijeoma Oluo.


A current, constructive, and actionable exploration of today's racial landscape, offering straightforward clarity that readers of all races need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide  Read more...


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