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Who will pay reparations on my soul? : essays / Jesse McCarthy.

McCarthy, Jesse, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631496486
  • ISBN: 1631496484
  • Physical Description: xxi, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"This is a very smart and soulful book. Jesse McCarthy is a terrific essayist." --Zadie Smith." -- Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The master's tools -- The origin of others -- Venus and the angel of history -- The low end theory -- Black Dada nihilismus -- To make a poet black -- Back in the day -- Notes on trap -- An open letter to D'Angelo -- Language and the black intellectual tradition -- Underground man -- Fathers and sons -- The protest poets -- On Afropessimism -- Who will pay reparations on my soul? -- The work of art in the age of spectacular reproduction -- What is a cafe? -- In the zone -- The time of the assassins -- Harlem is everywhere.
Summary, etc.:
A young critic's essays on race and culture, from Toni Morrison to trap. -- adapted from back cover.
"A supremely talented young critic's essays on race and culture, from Toni Morrison to trap, herald the arrival of a major new voice in American letters." -- Jacket.
Subject: Racial justice.
Racism.
Racial justice.
Genre: Essays.
Essays.