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Dear Denise : letters to the sister I never knew  Cover Image Book Book

Dear Denise : letters to the sister I never knew

McNair, Lisa 1964- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0817321357 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780817321352 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: viii, 201 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Tuscaloosa, Alabama : The University of Alabama Press, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The Sister I Never Knew -- Our Baby Sister -- Your Death Left Much Sorrow -- What a Difference a Year Makes -- Our Lineage Is a Strong One -- School Days -- Have Mamma and Daddy Gone Crazy? -- Not So Bad -- Church Life -- Thinking White -- High School Was Painful -- Buried Pain Will Come Up Again -- More Messed-Up Thinking -- The Year of the Debutante -- Bama -- Suicidal Thoughts -- The Family Business -- The Trials -- 4 Little Girls -- Justice -- Tracey -- Reconciliation -- Church Can Be a Painful Place -- White Church -- Unlucky at Love -- I Was the Wrong Color -- Getting Along -- What Does It Mean to Be Called a White Girl? -- Serving All the People -- Daddy's Dilemma -- Dogs Have Always Been My Closest Friends -- Crazy Stuff People Say -- Glory -- 9/11 -- Racial Issues -- Our Black Heritage -- We Aren't So Different -- Daddy Is with You Now -- Comfortable in My Own Skin -- So Long for Now -- The 4 Little Girls Memorial Fund -- The Morgan Project -- Sojourn into the Past.
Subject: McNair, Lisa 1964-
African American women Alabama Biography
African Americans Alabama Social conditions 20th century
Alabama Race relations History 20th century
Noires américaines Alabama Biographies
Noirs américains Alabama Conditions sociales 20e siècle
Alabama Relations raciales Histoire 20e siècle
African American women
African Americans Social conditions
Race relations
Genre: Autobiographies.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at State Library of Alabama.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
APLS 305.4889 MCN 2022 31291002956207 ALABAMA Available -
APLS 305.4889 MCN 2022 31291002956215 ALABAMA Available -

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