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We Real Cool by Bell Hooks
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Jan 30, 12

bookshelves: grad-school
Read from January 29 to 30, 2012

bell hooks rocks my world every single time. I loved how this book is divided into different sections regarding black masculinity, and its construction in response to patriarchy and racism in particular. At some points I felt as if hooks was denouncing all black men, however, it is evident that her love of black men is what makes her critique so harsh yet healing at times. Powerful read!
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Scott I want to read this, too - let me know what you think?!


Crystal Belle A MUST READ!


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