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Training School for Negro Girls

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"This flawlessly executed work reinvigorates the short fiction genre." —BUST

"Acker perfectly captures the varied experiences of her characters, making clear that each of [their] lives is worth exploring individually, and valued as being one shining part of the ocean of human experience." —NYLON

When you're black and female in America, society's rules were never meant to make you safe or free. Camille Acker's relatable yet unexpected characters break down the walls of respectability politics, showing that the only way for black women to be free is to be themselves.


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Publisher: The Feminist Press at CUNY

Kindle Book

  • Release date: October 23, 2018

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781936932382
  • Release date: October 23, 2018

EPUB ebook

  • ISBN: 9781936932382
  • File size: 1186 KB
  • Release date: October 23, 2018

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English

"This flawlessly executed work reinvigorates the short fiction genre." —BUST

"Acker perfectly captures the varied experiences of her characters, making clear that each of [their] lives is worth exploring individually, and valued as being one shining part of the ocean of human experience." —NYLON

When you're black and female in America, society's rules were never meant to make you safe or free. Camille Acker's relatable yet unexpected characters break down the walls of respectability politics, showing that the only way for black women to be free is to be themselves.


Expand title description text