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How I shed my skin

Jim Grimsley

How I shed my skin

unlearning racist lessons of a Southern childhood

by Jim Grimsley

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whites,
  • Segregation in education,
  • Public schools,
  • Education,
  • African Americans,
  • Childhood and youth,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJim Grimsley
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC212.522.N8 G75 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 275 pages
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26888347M
    ISBN 101616203765
    ISBN 109781616203764
    LC Control Number2014038150
    OCLC/WorldCa886493254

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How I Shed My Skin: Unlearning the Racist Lessons of a Southern Childhood by Jim Grimsley (Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill ) (Biography).

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How I Shed My Skin recalls those efforts and serves to remind us that, decades later, there is still much more work to do.” —Emory Magazine “[Grimsley’s] memories of junior high and high school remain especially vivid and poignant, and he recalls them in sometimes agonizing detail in How I Shed My Skin.

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InJim Grimsley's North Carolina school was integrated. NPR's Tamara Keith talks to Grimsley and one of his first black classmates, Donnie Meadows, about Grimsley's book, How I. Vivid, precise, and utterly honest, "How I Shed My Skin" is a time machine of sorts, a reminder that our past is every bit as complex as our present, and that broad cultural changes are often intimate, personal, and idiosyncratic."Author: Jim Grimsley.

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In a series of video clips, Jim Grimsley talks about writing his memoir, reads an excerpt, and answers questions during a Februevent hosted at Emory University. "Shed My Skin", a co-composition with Anita Kelsey and featuring her vocals, appeared on over a hundred compilation albums.

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How I Shed My Skin (Hardcover) Unlearning the Racist Lessons of a Southern Childhood. By Jim Grimsley. Algonquin Books,pp. Publication Date: Ap Other Editions of This Title: CD-Audio (4/14/) Paperback (2/23/).

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