White Girls

White Girls

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White Girls, Hilton Als’s first book since The Women fourteen years ago, finds one of The New Yorker's boldest cultural critics deftly weaving together his brilliant analyses of literature, art, and music with fearless insights on race, gender, and history. The result is an extraordinary, complex portrait of “white girls,” as Als dubs them—an expansive but precise category that encompasses figures as diverse as Truman Capote and Louise Brooks, Malcolm X and… (more)

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This is an extraordinary collection of essays—a lyrical hybrid of fiction, criticism and creative nonfiction, all dealing with issues of race, gender, identity, and privilege.

Throughout "White Girls," the line between incendiary and irksome can be fine as a razor.

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Book Details  


Publisher: McSweeney's (November 30, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 300 pages

File size: 505 KB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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