The Resource Friday Black, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, (electronic resource)

Friday Black, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, (electronic resource)

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Friday Black
Title
Friday Black
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Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah
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Language
eng
Summary
By placing ordinary characters in extraordinary situations, Adjei-Brenyah reveals the violence, injustice, and painful absurdities that black men and women contend with every day in this country. These stories tackle urgent instances of racism and cultural unrest, and explore the many ways we fight for humanity in an unforgiving world. In "The Finkelstein Five," Adjei-Brenyah gives us an unforgettable reckoning of the brutal prejudice of our justice system. In "Zimmer Land," we see a far-too-easy-to-believe imagining of racism as sport. And "Friday Black" and "How to Sell a Jacket as Told by Ice King" show the horrors of consumerism and the toll it takes on us all. Entirely fresh in its style and perspective, and sure to appeal to fans of Colson Whitehead, Marlon James, and George Saunders, Friday Black confronts readers with a complicated, insistent, wrenching chorus of emotions, the final note of which, remarkably, is hope
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Adjei-Brenyah, Nana Kwame
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  • African American authors
  • Short stories, American
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Friday Black, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, (electronic resource)
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https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BPwAAAA2x/products/c778388d-18c9-48bf-adc8-019e589a9c07
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Contents
The Finkelstein 5 -- Things my mother said -- The era -- Lark Street -- The hospital where -- Zimmer Land -- Friday Black -- The lion & the spider -- Light spitter -- How to sell a jacket as told by IceKing -- In retail -- Through the flash
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781328915139
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unknown sound
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  • remote
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C778388D-18C9-48BF-ADC8-019E589A9C07
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  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
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Label
Friday Black, Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah, (electronic resource)
Link
https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BPwAAAA2x/products/c778388d-18c9-48bf-adc8-019e589a9c07
Publication
Contents
The Finkelstein 5 -- Things my mother said -- The era -- Lark Street -- The hospital where -- Zimmer Land -- Friday Black -- The lion & the spider -- Light spitter -- How to sell a jacket as told by IceKing -- In retail -- Through the flash
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781328915139
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
C778388D-18C9-48BF-ADC8-019E589A9C07
System details
  • Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read

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