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Author Bernard, Emily, 1967- author.

Title Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine / by Emily Bernard.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2019.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Bernard,E BER    DUE 10-27-22
Edition First edition.
Description xiii, 217 pages ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "This is a Borzoi book."
Contents Going home -- Scar tissue -- Teaching the N word -- Interstates -- Mother on Earth -- Black is the body -- Skin -- White friend -- Her glory -- Motherland -- People like me -- Epilogue: my turn.
Summary "A collection of essays on race"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Bernard, Emily, 1967-
African American women -- Biography.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
United States -- Race relations.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
ISBN 9780451493026 (hardcover) $25.95
0451493028 (hardcover) $25.95
9780451493033 (ebook)

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