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Dalton conley grew up as a white child in a community of color on the lower east side of manhattan in new york city, which he documents in his book honky. Americans have a tough time admitting two things about themselves: race matters class matters dalton conley's journey back and forth across the dividing, isbn 9780520215863. Honky by dalton conley available in trade paperback on powellscom, also read synopsis and reviews.
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