Negroland [Book Of The Week]

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0120160613

Margo Jefferson's memoir asks what it means to be born both black and privileged.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0220160614

Margo Jefferson looks back on her Chicago childhood and the rules of race that defined it.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0320160615

Margo Jefferson turns her critical gaze towards her own childhood - Chicago in the 1950s.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0420160616

The Jeffersons take their two daughters to Atlantic City, but not everything goes to plan.

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres

0520160617

Margo recalls the 60s and 70s and the difficulty of reconciling being privileged and black

Serialised book readings, featuring works from various genres