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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.""--

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  • 12 of 37 copies available at Westchester Library System.

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Briarcliff Manor Public Library YA 305.8009 OLUO (Text)
YA Nonfiction
31036150867957
Checked out
11/14/2020
Chappaqua Library 305.8 OLUO (Text)
Nonfiction
31005154608857
Available
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Croton Free Library 305.8009 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31006151674579
In transit
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Dobbs Ferry Public Library 305.8009 O (Text)
New Book
31007151382981
Checked out
11/10/2020
Greenburgh Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31009154489474
Checked out
11/02/2020
Greenburgh Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31009154643468
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Harrison Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
New Nonfiction
31010300219823
In transit
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Hendrick Hudson Free Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31016151626529
Checked out
11/10/2020
Hendrick Hudson Free Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31016151700027
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Irvington Public Library 305.8 O (Text)
Nonfiction
31012154508806
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