The Education of a WASP

The Education of a WASP

by Lois M. Stalvey
     
 

Brimming with honestly and passion, The Education of a WASP chronicles one white woman's discovery of racism in 1960s America. First published in 1970 and highly acclaimed by reviewers, Lois Stalvey's account is as timely now as it was then. Nearly twenty years later, with ugly racial incidents occurring on college campuses, in neighborhoods, and in workplacesSee more details below

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Brimming with honestly and passion, The Education of a WASP chronicles one white woman's discovery of racism in 1960s America. First published in 1970 and highly acclaimed by reviewers, Lois Stalvey's account is as timely now as it was then. Nearly twenty years later, with ugly racial incidents occurring on college campuses, in neighborhoods, and in workplaces everywhere, her account of personal encounters with racism remains deeply disturbing. Educators and general readers interested in the subtleties of racism will find the story poignant, revealing, and profoundly moving.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780299119706
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
01/01/1989
Series:
Studies in American Autobiography
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 9.06(h) x (d)

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