A Member of the Club (Paperback)
Reflections on Life in a Racially Polarized World
Harper Perennial, 9780060984304, 320pp.
Publication Date: August 30, 1996
"In Member of the Club. [Graham writes of] heartbreaking ironies and contradictions, indignities and betrayals in the life of an upper-class black man." --Philadelphia Inquirer
"Lawrence Graham Surely knows about the pressures of being beholden to two very different groups." --Los Angeles Times
Lawrence Otis Graham is a popular commentator on race and ethnicity. The author of ten other books, his work has appeared in New York magazine, the New York Times and The Best American Essays.
About the Author
The author of fourteen books, including the New York Times bestseller Our Kind of People, and a contributing editor for Reader's Digest, Lawrence Otis Graham's work has also appeared in the New York Times, Essence, and The Best American Essays. He lives with his wife in Manhattan and Chappaqua, New York.
Praise For A Member of the Club: Reflections on Life in a Racially Polarized World…
— Library Journal
“Shrewd observations...compelling and provocative.”
“(Graham writes of) heartbreaking ironies and contradictions, indignities and betrayals in the life of an upper-class black man.”
— Philadelphia Inquirer
“This clear-eyed account should be required reading for all Americans.”
— Kirkus Reviews