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So you want to talk about race

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First edition.

"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. In So You Want to Talk About Race, Editor at Large of The Establishment, Ijeoma Oluo offers a contemporary, accessible take on the racial landscape in America, addressing head-on such issues as privilege, police brutality, intersectionality, micro-aggressions, the Black Lives Matter movement, and the "N" word. Perfectly positioned to bridge the gap between people of color and white Americans struggling with race complexities, Oluo answers the questions readers don't dare ask, and explains the concepts that continue to elude everyday Americans. Oluo is an exceptional writer with a rare ability to be straightforward, funny, and effective in her coverage of sensitive, hyper-charged issues in America. Her messages are passionate but finely tuned, and crystalize ideas that would otherwise be vague by empowering them with aha-moment clarity. Her writing brings to mind voices like Ta-Nehisi Coates and Roxane Gay, and Jessica Valenti in Full Frontal Feminism, and a young Gloria Naylor, particularly in Naylor's seminal essay "The Meaning of a Word.""--

Available copies

  • 27 of 40 copies available at Westchester Library System.

Current holds

6 current holds with 40 total copies.

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Irvington Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31012154508806
Available
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Irvington Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31012154509689
Available
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Katonah Village Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31013151757461
Checked out
01/28/2021
Larchmont Public Library 305.8009 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31014152510370
Checked out
01/26/2021
Lewisboro Library YA 305.8 O (Text)
YA New Item
31032151362718
In transit
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Mamaroneck Public Library District YA 305.8009 OLU (Text)
YA Nonfiction
31015152346806
On holds shelf
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Mount Kisco Public Library 305.8 OLUO (Text)
New Nonfiction
31017151933576
Available
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Mount Pleasant Branch Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Book
31024250730655
Checked out
01/16/2021
Mount Pleasant Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Book
31024153651164
Checked out
01/21/2021
Mount Vernon Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31018155163343
Available
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