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Title Beyond the white negro [electronic resource] : empathy and anti-racist reading / Kimberly Chabot Davis.
Publication Info. Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2014]

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 Libraries Electronic Books  ELECTRONIC BOOK-eBook Academic Collection - North America    AVAIL. ONLINE
Description x, 253 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series eBook Academic Collection - North America
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: cross-racial empathy: viewing the White self through Black eyes -- Wiggers or White allies? White hip-hop culture and racial sincerity -- Oprah, book clubs, and the promise and limitations of empathy -- Reading race and place: Boston book clubs and post-soul fiction -- Deconstructing White ways of seeing: interracial-conflict films and college-student viewers -- Conclusion: Black cultural encounters as a catalyst for divestment in White privilege.
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Subject White people -- United States -- Attitudes.
Anti-racism -- United States.
African American arts -- Influence.
United States -- Race relations.
Added Author eBook Academic Collection - North America
ISBN 9780252038433 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780252079948 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780252096310 (ebook)
OCLC # sseb_ssj0001234740
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