Names We Call Home is a ground-breaking collection of essays which articulate the dynamics of racial identity in contemporary society. The first volume of its kind, Names We Call Home offers autobiographical essays, poetry, and interviews to highlight the historical, social, and cultural influences that inform racial identity and make possible resistance to myriad forms of injustice.In this essay, I try to explore the social and psychological milieu in which my childhood and adolescence occurred. ... If my childhood memories are filled with the ringing taunt that aquot;Girls cana#39;t be. . . , aquot; they are further filled with the moreanbsp;...
|Title||:||Names We Call Home|
|Author||:||Becky Thompson, Sangeeta Tyagi|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-05-13|