White Bucks and Black-Eyed Peas: Coming Of Age Black In White America

White Bucks and Black-Eyed Peas: Coming Of Age Black In White America

by Marcus Mabry

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ISBN-13: 9781439131435
Publisher: Scribner
Publication date: 06/30/2014
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 796,318
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

MARCUS MABRY, a veteran foreign correspondent and editor, is chief of correspondents for Newsweek, overseeing the magazine’s domestic and international bureaus. His work has appeared in Foreign Affairs and The New Republic, among other publications. The winner of numerous journalism awards, Mabry is the author of Twice As Good: Condoleezza Rice and Her Path to Power, an editor's choice of the New York Times Book Review. He lives in New York City.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     xi
Preface     xv
God Meant for Some People to Be Poor     1
Tillie Is Not My Name     23
The Way of the WASP     51
You Can't Go Home Again     79
Angry Black Boy in an Izod     91
Black Liberal Guilt     125
Blacker Than Thou     141
France at Last     173
Buppie but Not Broken     189
I Am My Brother's Keeper     229
Epilogue     265
Afterword     271
About the Author     273
Index     275

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