I knew I wasn't bad- looking and that I could 'pass.' "— Larsen, Passing \/ ella
Larsen's heroines all want to "pass." Furthermore, as the t_/ F above quotation
indicates, "passing" is more than just a racial strategy: it is a strategy "to be a
First published in 1859, this landmark book on evolutionary biology was not the first to deal with the subject, but it went on to become a sensation—and a controversial one for many religious people who could not reconcile Darwin’s ...
Compact, portable, and inexpensive, The Seagull Reader: Plays, Second Edition, offers 8 classic (and contemporary classic) plays, 2 of them--Death of a Salesman and A Raisin in the Sun--new to this edition.
When a wealthy man hangs himself and leaves his fortune to his black maid, Jake Brigance finds himself embroiled in a controversial trial that will expose old racial tensions and force Ford County to confront its tortured history.