TITLE

The day I learned I was a racist

AUTHOR(S)
McLaurin, M.A.
PUB. DATE
November 1987
SOURCE
Washington Monthly;Nov87, Vol. 19 Issue 10, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
History professor Melton A. McLaurin who grew up in a small North Carolina village tells how when he was 13, an encounter with a twelve-year-old black neighbor taught him the emotional power that racial prejudice and segregation held over whites as well as blacks. Excerpt from `Separate Pasts: Growing Up White in the Segregated South.'
ACCESSION #
8700014231

 

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