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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

  • 13 of 37 copies available at Westchester Library System.

Current holds

7 current holds with 37 total copies.

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North White Plains Branch 305.8 O (Text)
New Nonfiction
31001250563559
Checked out
11/09/2020
Ossining Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31021153135107
Checked out
11/09/2020
Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31025152404034
Available
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Pound Ridge Library District 305.8 OLU (Text)
Nonfiction
31026150992707
Available
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Rye Free Reading Room TIMES - 305.8 OLUO (Text)
Nonfiction
31028153179837
Checked out
11/10/2020
The Field Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31022152014582
On holds shelf
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Town of Pelham Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Nonfiction
31023151223216
Available
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Tuckahoe Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Nonfiction
31034170144911
Checked out
10/09/2020
White Plains Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Book
31544101062198
Available
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White Plains Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Book
31544101062230
Checked out
10/26/2020
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