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What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker

A Memoir in Essays

by Damon Young

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What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker
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A Memoir in Essays
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The co-founder of VerySmartBrothas.com presents a provocative and humorous memoir-in-essays that explores the direct impact of racism on his life, the shifting definition of black-male identity and the ongoing realities of white supremacy.