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[Online Books] Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family (English Edition)

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Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family An electrifying, dazzlingly written reckoning and an essential addition to the national conversation about race and class, Survival Math takes its name from the calculations award-winning author Mitchell S. Jackson made to survive the Portland, Oregon, of his youth. This dynamic book explores gangs and guns, near-death experiences, sex work, masculinity, composite fathers, the concept of ?hustle,? and the destructive power of addiction?all framed within the experience of Jackson, his family, and his community. Lauded for its breathtaking pace, its tender portrayals, its stark candor, and its luminous style, Survival Math reveals on every page the searching intellect and originality of its author. The primary narrative, focused on understanding the antecedents of Jackson?s family?s experiences, is complemented by poems composed from historical American


documents as well as survivor files, which feature photographs and riveting short narratives of several of Jackson?s male relatives.

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Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family | book_by Mitchell S. Jackson  

An electrifying, dazzlingly written reckoning and an essential addition to the national conversation about race and class, Survival Math tak...

Survival Math: Notes on an All-American Family | book_by Mitchell S. Jackson  

An electrifying, dazzlingly written reckoning and an essential addition to the national conversation about race and class, Survival Math tak...

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