Confessions of an Uncle Tom

Confessions of an Uncle Tom

I Toil...

by Michael James and Donald Oh Brown

Paperback / softback Publication Date: 07/11/2012

RRP  $31.99 $30.50
It's all about love. The desire for acceptance is a powerful urge that struggles with the need to "just be me." Volume I of Confessions of an Uncle Tom by Michael James & Donald Brown begins this often painful but sometimes humorous exploration of the term "Uncle Tom" a universal concept basically meaning "sell-out." First, one has to admit the problem, dis-cover the schism's roots, then (toil) move forward to make your true contribution. As they say down home, "It ain't hard, it just ain't easy." Learn how and why Black-Americans (and you too) still struggle with this concept in a quest for positive self-identity and acceptance. "An American, a Negro, two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder." - W.E.B. Dubois (1903)
ISBN:
9780984524006
9780984524006
Category:
History of the Americas
Format:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
07-11-2012
Publisher:
Twtgroup LLC
Country of origin:
United States
Pages:
154
Dimensions (mm):
229x152x8mm
Weight:
0.21kg
Michael James

Michael and Pippa James run the successful Tivoli Road Bakery in Melbourne's South Yarra.

Michael is an accomplished chef and baker, who grew up in Penzance, West Cornwall before moving to London, where he met Pippa over the pass at the two-Michelin starred restaurant Pied à Terre.

They moved to Australia in 2004, and opened the Tivoli Road Bakery in 2013..

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