Laughing in the Dark by Patrice Gaines
From Colored Girl to Woman of Color--A Journey From Prison to Power

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An award-winning Washington Post reporter explores the twisted path she traveled to find her place as a confident black female in a world that values whiteness and maleness. Here is a rich and insightful story of a life lived on the edge by a woman formerly preoccupied with pleasing everyone but herself.

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About Patrice Gaines

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A winner of the National Association of Black journalists Award and a reporter at the Washington Post since 1985.
Published November 24, 2010 by Anchor. 304 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences, Education & Reference, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

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