You Can’t Touch My Hair and Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson; 2016; $16.00; 285 pages; Plume Books, New York, NY; 978-0-14-312920-2; checked out from Multnomah County Library, North Portland; 6/14/17-6/21/17
Why did I read this? This is another book from the #BlackLivesMatter reading list.
Comedienne Phoebe Robinson addresses many issues of racism in a humorous manner using her personal life experience to craft a moving and funny book about what she has experienced. She touches on all kinds of racism from the the subtle to the very overt. She does it with grace and humor and very effectively makes her point.