Applying severe race thought to modern African American childrens s and younger grownup literature, this e-book explores one key racial factor that has been ignored either in race stories and literary scholarship internalised racism. by way of systematically analyzing the difficulty of internalised racism and its hazardous mental results, relatively in the direction of the younger and weak, this publication defamiliarises the very racial factor that differently has turn into normalised in American racial discourse, reaffirming the relevance of race, racism, and racialisation in modern the USA. via readings of works through Jacqueline Woodson, Sharon G. Flake, Tanita S. Davis, Sapphire, Rosa man, and Nikki Grimes, Suriyan Panlay develops a brand new severe discourse on internalised racism through learning its results on marginalised young ones, its manifestations, and the fictitious narrative recommendations that may be used to regain and reclaim a feeling of self.
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