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Birth of a Nation’hood

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Feb 04, 1997 | 448 Pages

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Aug 25, 2010 | 448 Pages

  • Paperback $19.00

    Feb 04, 1997 | 448 Pages

  • Ebook $13.99

    Aug 25, 2010 | 448 Pages

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Table Of Contents

The Official Story: Dead Man Golfing
Introduction by Toni Morrison

The Greatest Story Ever Sold: Marketing and the O.J. Simpson Trial
George Lipsitz

The O.J. Simpson Trial: Who Was Improperly "Playing the Race Card"?
A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr., Aderson Bellegarde Francois, Linda Y. Yueh

Dismissed or Banished? A Testament to the Reasonableness of the Simpson Jury
Nikol G. Alexander and Drucilla Cornell

Color-blind Dreams and Racial Nightmares: Reconfiguring Racism in the Post-Civil Rights Era
Kimberle Williams Crenshaw

Bigger and O.J.
Ishmael Reed

"Hertz, Don’t It?"
Becoming Colorless and Staying Black in the Crossover of O.J. Simpson

Leola Johnson and David Roediger

If the Genes Fit, How Do You Aquit?
O.J. and Science

Andrew Ross

American Kabuki
Patricia J. Williams

The Unbearable Darkness of Being: "Fresh" Thoughts on Race, Sex, and the Simpsons
Ann duCille

Eye, the Jury
Armond White

The "Interest" of the Simpson Trial: Spectacle, National History, and the Notion of Disinterested Judgement
Claudia Brodsky Lacour

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