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What doesn't kill you makes you blacker : a memoir in essays

Author: Damon Young
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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For Damon Young, existing while Black is an extreme sport. The act of possessing black skin while searching for space to breathe in America is enough to induce a ceaseless state of angst where questions such as "How should I react here, as a professional black person?" and "Will this white person's potato salad kill me?" are forever relevant. What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker chronicles Young's efforts to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Essays
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Damon Young
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Damon Young
ISBN: 9780062684301 0062684302
OCLC Number: 1090242570
Description: 307 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Living while black is an extreme sport --
Nigger fight story --
Street cred --
Bomb-ass poetry --
Your turn --
No homo --
Driver's ed --
Three niggas --
Obama bomaye --
Broke --
How to make the internet hate you in 15 simple steps --
Banging over bacon --
Yolo --
Living while black killed my mom --
East liberty kutz --
Thursday-night hoops --
Zoe.
Other Titles: Essays.
What does not kill you makes you blacker
Responsibility: Damon Young.

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From the cofounder of VerySmartBrothas.com, and one of the most read writers on race and culture at work today, a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the ever-shifting definitions  Read more...

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"His essays are pointed, ruminative, often barbed and funny reflections on how the fact of his skin color has posed particular lifelong challenges, questions, and anxieties." -- Read more...

 
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