Download e-book for iPad: Angry Black White Boy: A Novel by Adam Mansbach

By Adam Mansbach

ISBN-10: 1400054877

ISBN-13: 9781400054879

From the acclaimed writer of Shackling Water comes the 1st nice race novel of the twenty-first century, an incendiary and ruthlessly humorous satire approximately violence, popular culture, and American identity.

Macon Detornay is a suburban white boy possessed and politicized via black tradition, and full of rage towards white the United States. After relocating to manhattan urban for faculty, Macon starts robbing white passengers in his taxicab, atmosphere off a manhunt for the black guy presumed to be committing the crimes. whilst his precise id is published, Macon unearths himself to be a celeb and uses the highlight to carry forth at the evils and invisibility of whiteness. quickly he launches the Race Traitor undertaking, a stress-addled collective that draws in charge liberals, wannabe gangstas, and bandwagon riders from everywhere in the kingdom to take part in an afternoon of Apology—a day put aside for white humans to compensate for 400 years of oppression. The Day of Apology pushes ny urban over the sting into an epic insurrection, forcing Macon to confront the intensity of his personal dedication to the struggle.

Peopled with all demeanour of race pimps and avid gamers, Angry Black White Boy is a beautiful breakout booklet from a seriously acclaimed younger author and will be required analyzing for someone who desires to get below the surface of the complexities of identification in America.

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