Don't Write About Race

Hinlicky, Sarah E.
December 1999
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1999, Issue 98, p9
Examines the social interaction between blacks and whites in the United States. Account of the author's experiences with black students while in college; Influence of culture on social segregation; Difficulty of being culture-blind than being color-blind; Black reproach on American culture.


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