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Narrative of the Life of the Brown Boy and the White Man
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Prose poems that profile the interrelationship of the two central characters, looking deeply into their psyches and thoughts of race, class, and identity.

Table of Contents

  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
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  1. I. Narrative of the Life of the Brown Boy and the White Man
  2. pp. 1-2
  1. Narrative of the Life of the Brown Boy and the White Man
  2. pp. 3-5
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  1. The Brown Boy Dreams His Father Is White and Thin
  2. pp. 6-7
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  1. Irrational Desire
  2. pp. 8-10
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  1. Brad Pitt, Kevin Bacon, and the Brown Boy’s Mother
  2. pp. 11-14
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  1. II. The Brown Boy’s Family
  2. pp. 15-16
  1. The Brown Boy’s Black Father Loses It
  2. pp. 17-19
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  1. The Brown Boy’s Mother Is Wearing Green
  2. pp. 20-22
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  1. The Brown Boy, the White Man, and the Snow
  2. pp. 23-23
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  1. The Brown Boy Im agines the White Man’s Death
  2. pp. 24-25
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  1. Koi and Eel Dream
  2. pp. 26-26
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  1. Serena Williams, Whiteness, and the Act of Writing
  2. pp. 27-30
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  1. III. The Brown Boy’s Flesh
  2. pp. 31-32
  1. A Cruise
  2. pp. 33-34
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  1. The Brown Boy Remembers Mr. Moreau
  2. pp. 35-36
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  1. The Brown Boy Plays a Game
  2. pp. 37-39
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  1. The Brown Boy and the Baby
  2. pp. 40-42
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  1. IV. The Brown Boy’s Travels
  2. pp. 43-44
  1. The Brown Boy Opens His Mouth Underwater
  2. pp. 45-49
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  1. Joey, the Brown Boy, and Ricky
  2. pp. 50-56
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  1. The Accident
  2. pp. 57-60
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  1. V. The Brown Boy’s Final Killing
  2. pp. 61-62
  1. Incident and Episode in the Red House
  2. pp. 63-65
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  1. The Brown Boy’s Flesh
  2. pp. 66-66
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  1. The Brown Boy’s Silence
  2. pp. 67-68
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  1. The Brown Boy’s Final Killing
  2. pp. 69-70
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  1. VI. The Brown Boy’s Clarity
  2. pp. 71-72
  1. The Brown Boy Is Looking and Listening
  2. pp. 73-74
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  1. The Brown Boy Loves the White Man
  2. pp. 75-78
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. pp. 79-80
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