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Our hidden conversations : what Americans really think about race and identity  Cover Image Book Book

Our hidden conversations : what Americans really think about race and identity / Michele Norris.

Norris, Michele (author.).


"Our Hidden Conversations is a unique compilation of stories, richly reported essays, and photographs providing a window into America during a tumultuous era. This powerful book offers an honest, if sometimes uncomfortable, conversation about race and identity, permitting us to eavesdrop on deep-seated thoughts, private discussions, and long submerged memories."-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 198215439X
  • ISBN: 9781982154394
  • Physical Description: lv, 471 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2024.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue -- Introduction -- Bread crumbs -- How it grew -- "I wish he was a girl" -- Coins in the couch -- Memory wars -- How do you define racism? -- "Black babies cost less to adopt" -- "Start with kids and mix well" -- The patterns themselves tell a story -- So, you want to talk about lynching? -- Color me surprised -- America: A frieght train of a word -- Epilogue.
Subject: Race awareness > United States
White people > Race identity > United States
African Americans > Race identity
Hispanic Americans > Race identity.
Asian Americans > Race identity
Racially mixed people > Race identity > United States
Social sciences.
United States > Race relations
Genre: Informational works.

Available copies

  • 11 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.


  • 2 current holds with 15 total copies.
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