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What doesn't kill you makes you blacker : a memoir in essays

Young, Damon, 1978-, Young, Damon. Nigger fight story., Young, Damon. Street cred., Young, Damon. Bomb-ass poetry., Young, Damon. Your turn., Young, Damon. No homo., Young, Damon. Driver's ed., Young, Damon. Three niggas., Young, Damon. Obama Bomaye., Young, Damon. Broke., Young, Damon. How to make the internet hate you in 15 simple steps.,
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The co-founder of VerySmartBrothas.com presents a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the direct impact of racism on his life, the shifting definition of black male identity, and the ongoing realities of white supremacy.

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  • ISBN: 9780062684301
  • ISBN: 0062684302
  • Physical Description: 307 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2019]

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Introduction: Living while black is an extreme sport -- Nigger fight story -- Street cred -- Bomb-ass poetry -- Your turn -- No homo -- Driver's ed -- Three niggas -- Obama bomaye -- Broke -- How to make the internet hate you in 15 simple steps -- Banging over bacon -- Yolo -- Living while black killed my mom -- East liberty kutz -- Thursday-night hoops -- Zoe.
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The co-founder of VerySmartBrothas.com presents a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the direct impact of racism on his life, the shifting definition of black male identity, and the ongoing realities of white supremacy.
Subject: Young, Damon, 1978-
African American men > Biography.
African American journalists > Biography.
African American men > Social conditions.
Racism > United States.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional / African American & Black.
LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays.
United States > Race relations.


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