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The Fire This Time

A New Generation Speaks About Race

by Jesmyn Ward

Hardcover, 226 pages, Simon & Schuster, List Price: $25 |

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The Fire This Time
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A New Generation Speaks About Race
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Jesmyn Ward

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Jesmyn Ward presents a continuation of James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time that examines race issues from the past half century through essays, poems and memoir pieces by some of her generation's most original thinkers and writers.