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Oct 01, 1995
| ISBN 9780385480277
Nov 24, 2010
| ISBN 9780307773791
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Oct 01, 1995 | ISBN 9780385480277
Nov 24, 2010 | ISBN 9780307773791
An award-winning Washington Post reporter explores the twisted path she traveled to find her place as a confident black female in a world that values whiteness and maleness. Here is a rich and insightful story of a life lived on the edge by a woman formerly preoccupied with pleasing everyone but herself.
Patrice Gaines worked at the Washington Post for more than 15 years, and retired in 2001 to continue her public speaking, coaching, and freelance writing. Her bestselling memoir, Laughing in the Dark—From Colored Girl to Woman of Color, a Journey from Prison to Power,… More about Patrice Gaines
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