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Author Bernard, Emily, 1967- author.

Title Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine / Emily Bernard.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Biography  BIO BERNARD    AVAILABLE
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Description xiii, 217 pages ; 20 cm
Contents Going home -- Scar tissue -- Teaching the N word -- Interstates -- Mother on Earth -- Black is the body -- Skin -- White friend -- Her glory -- Motherland -- People like me -- Epilogue: my tur
Summary "A collection of essays on race"-- Provided by publisher.
Note "This is a Borzoi book."
Subject Bernard, Emily, 1967-
African American women -- Biography.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
United States -- Race relations.
Genre Autobiographies.
ISBN 9780451493026 (hardcover)
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