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This Will Be My Undoing by Morgan Jerkins
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really liked it
bookshelves: read2018, audiobook, hoopla, biography-memoir, essays

An important read focused on the black, female, feminist experience. What I appreciated was how Morgan Jerkins takes another look at events that have already had their 15 minutes, contextualizing them in ways I appreciated learning from, from Linda Chavers' much contested essay about black-girl-magic (and how disability fits in) to Beyonce and Lemonade. She talks about the importance of having a voice in a world that tries to stop it from the moment you are born, and the importance of self-care.
I listened in Hoopla.
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Reading Progress

February 24, 2018 – Started Reading
February 24, 2018 – Shelved
February 24, 2018 –
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March 3, 2018 –
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March 3, 2018 –
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March 3, 2018 – Finished Reading
March 4, 2018 – Shelved as: read2018
March 4, 2018 – Shelved as: audiobook
March 4, 2018 – Shelved as: hoopla
March 4, 2018 – Shelved as: biography-memoir
March 4, 2018 – Shelved as: essays

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