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The Black presidency : Barack Obama and the politics of race in America / Michael Eric Dyson.

Author/Creator:
Dyson, Michael Eric author.
Publication:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2016.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 346 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
United States -- Race relations -- Political aspects.
Race -- Political aspects -- United States.
Racism -- Political aspects -- United States.
Obama, Barack -- Influence.
African Americans -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-.
Obama, Barack.
African Americans -- Politics and government.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.).
Politics and government.
Race -- Political aspects.
Race relations -- Political aspects.
Racism -- Political aspects.
United States.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Introduction: The burden of representation
How to be a Black president: "I can't sound like Martin"
"Invisible man got the whole world watching": race, bi-race, post-race in the Obama presidency
Black presidency, Black rhetoric : Pharaoh and Moses speak
Re-founding father: patriotism, citizenship, and Obama's America
The scold of Black folk: the bully pulpit and Black responsibility
Dying to speak of race: policing Black America
Going Bulworth: Black truth and white terror in the age of Obama
Amazing grace: Obama's African American theology
President Obama's speeches and statements on race.
Notes:
"Book design by Lisa Diercks."
"Jacket design by Brian Moore."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 282-333) and index.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
2016
Contributor:
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780544387669
054438766X
9780544811805
0544811801
9780544386426
OCLC:
911171966