If He Hollers Let Him Go
Publish date: September 3rd 2002
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Pages no: 224
Edition language: English
, African American
It is interesting to note how the emotions of the narrator tend to repeat, in short periods of time, in three stages.
A very powerful book, probably the closest thing in print a white man can come to experiencing what it's like to live in a world where no matter what you do you're always a "boy" - a second-class citizen. I particularly liked Himes' ability to look at the many ways African-Americans cope with that s...