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Laughing in the Dark: From Colored Girl to Woman of Color--A Journey From Prison to Power

Authors: Gaines, Patrice
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: BIO022000, BIO025000, SOC001000
ISBN: 9780307773791, Related ISBNs: 0307773795, 038548027X, 051728135X, 0517594757, 9780307773791
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 304,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: An award-winning Washington Post reporter explores the twisted path she traveled to find her place as a confident black female in a world that values whiteness and maleness. Here is a rich and insightful story of a life lived on the edge by a woman formerly preoccupied with pleasing everyone but herself.
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