How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America by Clint Smith

How the Word Is Passed: A Reckoning with the History of Slavery Across America

Clint Smith

10 hours, 7 minutes first pub 2021 (editions)

nonfiction history politics race challenging informative reflective medium-paced

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Poet and contributor to The Atlantic Clint Smith's revealing, contemporary portrait of America as a slave owning nation. Beginning in his own hometown of New Orleans, Clint Smith leads the reader through an unforgettable tour of monuments and land...

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informative 94%
reflective 77%
challenging 71%
emotional 54%
sad 30%
dark 22%
inspiring 13%
hopeful 7%
tense 7%
adventurous 1%

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