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Choice of books; Reading and books; Appraisal of books; African-American; To Kill a Mockingbird
I found myself facing some epic declarations and accusations recently: “How do you even have the job that you have?” “And you have a Ph.D. in English! How? How did that happen?” “Should you even be a librarian?”
Reading; African Americans; Racism; Humanity; Books and reading
Hood, Yolanda (2015). I don’t control a lot of things- but I can control what I read. UCF Today, 2015-08-26. Retrieved from https://today.ucf.edu/i-dont-control-a-lot-of-things-but-i-can-control-what-i-read/
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