An American LyricBook - 2014
From Library Staff
BostonPL_DeniseD Aug 29, 2018
With essays, images, and poetry, Rankine has crafted a powerful testament to the individual and collective effects of racism in our contemporary society.
Winner of the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry. Rankine recounts mounting racial aggressions in ongoing encounters in twenty-first-century daily life and in the media.