Chi boy Native sons and Chicago reckonings

Keenan Norris

Book - 2022

"Personal essays about the author's family woven together with cultural history and critique about the Great Migration to Chicago, Northern segregation, the life and work of Richard Wright and other Black Chicago intellectuals, Black masculinity, and the specter of violence in Chicago"--

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Series
Machete.
Subjects
Genres
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Published
Columbus : Mad Creek Books, an imprint of The Ohio State University Press [2022]
Language
English
Physical Description
viii, 228 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN
9780814258538
Main Author
Keenan Norris (author)
  • Origin stories
  • Exodus archive: first- and second-wave migration, WWI-1960s
  • Death in Paris: 1960
  • On the shore: 1961-2016
  • Chi-Raq does not exist: 2017, 1968, 1970, 2021
  • Epilogue: Truth and reconciliation.