Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness? by Touré  audiobook

Who's Afraid of Post-Blackness?: What it Means to be Black Now

By Touré
Forward by Michael Eric Dyson
Read by Touré

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7.73 Hours Unabridged
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A provocative look at what it means to be Black today. It includes excerpts from over 100 interviews with Rev.Jesse Jackson, Cornel West, Skip Gates, Melissa Harris-Perry, Kara Walker,Kehinde Wiley, Glenn Ligon, Malcolm Gladwell, Paul Mooney, New York GovernorDavid Paterson, Harold Ford, Jr., Soledad O’Brien, Kamala Harris, Chuck D,Questlove and others. A memoir of the racist and racial incidents that have shapedTouré’s life. An examination of Chappelle’sShow and its brilliant way of playing with and skewering racial politics(informed by interviews with all of the major creative members of the showincluding Chappelle). And a trip through the modern Black art world focused onthe work of Kara Walker, Kehinde Wiley, Glenn Ligon, William Pope.L, and RashidJohnson.

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One of the 2011 New York Times Book Review 100 Notable Books for Nonfiction

A Washington Post Notable Book

A provocative look at what it means to be Black today.

It includes excerpts from over 100 interviews with Rev.Jesse Jackson, Cornel West, Skip Gates, Melissa Harris-Perry, Kara Walker,Kehinde Wiley, Glenn Ligon, Malcolm Gladwell, Paul Mooney, New York GovernorDavid Paterson, Harold Ford, Jr., Soledad O’Brien, Kamala Harris, Chuck D,Questlove and others.

A memoir of the racist and racial incidents that have shapedTouré’s life. An examination of Chappelle’sShow and its brilliant way of playing with and skewering racial politics(informed by interviews with all of the major creative members of the showincluding Chappelle). And a trip through the modern Black art world focused onthe work of Kara Walker, Kehinde Wiley, Glenn Ligon, William Pope.L, and RashidJohnson.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/Biography & Autobiography
Runtime: 7.73
Audience: Adult
Language: English