One Thousand Streams of Blackness
Soft Skull Press, Paperback, 9781593764173, 164pp.
Publication Date: February 2012
Henry Louis Gates Jr. is the Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University.
A new collection of essays ponders the provocative question of whether black people are naturally cool or if they must work at it. Margo Jefferson and Helena Andrews share their thoughts in Black Cool: One Thousand Streams of Blackness. They speak with host Michel Martin. More at NPR.org
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