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That Mean Old Yesterday by Stacey Patton
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That Mean Old Yesterday

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Length 13 hours 25 minutes
Language English
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Summary

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Stacey Patton penned this moving memoir describing her tumultuous childhood growing up first in a state institution and then in a fractured foster family. She makes a strong case to illustrate how the brutal legacy of slavery continues to affect African-American families today. "... a document ... striking in its endeavor to relate a unique individual experience to broader communal life."-Kirkus Reviews

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