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A Race Anthology: Dispatches and Artifacts from a Segregated City

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In collaboration with City Club of Cleveland, A Race Anthology gathers “dispatches” from our region and across the nation to discuss the history and the current manifestations of segregation in Cleveland. This Anthology combines essays, comics, and poetry with transcripts from The City Club’s tremendous archives to give a glimpse into a dynamic that affects us all. (GTK Pr ...more
Paperback, 274 pages
Published 2016 by GTK Press
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Dana
Dec 24, 2016 rated it it was amazing
A must-read for Cleveland. Poignant, gut wrenching, and still depressingly relevant.
Suzanne Ondrus
Jan 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
To be honest when I picked this book up, I did not expect to read it cover to cover! It is amazing. It should be required reading for college and school students, especially in Northern Ohio. One of my favorite pieces is "I'm Guilty" by Akram Boutros, CEO of MetroHealth. If you only read one piece, make it this one.
Patricia
Jan 06, 2017 rated it it was amazing
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This collection of essays, poems, interviews, speeches, and a graphic essay, arranged in sections named "Today," "Yesterday," and "Tomorrow," is essential reading for everyone in, around, or from Cleveland. Activists and residents in other cities will also find much to think about in the history and stories told here. Powerful.

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