Soul on ice
McGraw-Hill, 1968 - 210 pages
Letters and essays from Folsom State Prison during the early 1960's lay bare Cleaver's ideas about himself as an Afro-American and the society which has nurtured him
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Four Vignettes On Watts Folsom Prison August 1 6, 1965 As we left the Mess Hall
Sunday morning and milled around in the prison yard, after four days of abortive
uprising in Watts, a group of low riders 1 from Watts assembled on the ...
It was a cleansing, revolutionary laugh we all shared, something we have not
often had occasion for. Watts was a place of shame. We used to use Watts as an
epithet in much the same way as city boys used "country" as a term of derision.
sit at Watts' feet, because he always seemed to me more warm, more human, and
possessed of greater wisdom than Watts displayed either in his lectures or his
books. It may be that I received this impression from having been exposed more ...
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What began as a genuinely compelling look at a young man with a lot of anger and little direction, became a story of a man completely sure of himself, and almost entirely unrelatable. I definitely ... Consulter l'avis complet
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