Life on the Color Line: The True Story of a White Boy Who Discovered He Was Black

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Price
$18.00  $16.74
Publisher
Plume Books
Publish Date
Pages
304
Dimensions
5.27 X 7.95 X 0.81 inches | 0.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780452275331

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About the Author

Gregory Howard Williams is an attorney, law school professor, and the former President of the University of Cincinnati (2009-2012) and the City College of New York (2001-2009). He is the author of Life on the Color Line.

Reviews

Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize

"Affecting and absorbing."--Publishers Weekly

"A moving story of growing up on both sides of the nation's racial thicket... A powerful tale of a young man's struggle on the cusp of the nation's racial conflicts and confusions."--Booklist

"A triumph of storytelling as well as a triumph of spirit."--Alex Kotlowitz, award-winning author of There Are No Children Here

"Heartbreaking and uplifting... a searing book about race and prejudice in America... brims with insights that only someone who has lived on both sides of the racial divide could gain."--Cleveland Plain Dealer