We Were Eight Years in Power

Title

We Were Eight Years in Power

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Document Type

Book

Description

We Were Eight Years in Power features Coates's iconic essays first published in The Atlantic, including Fear of a Black President, The Case for Reparations and The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration, along with eight fresh essays that revisit each year of the Obama administration through Coates's own experiences, observations, and intellectual development, capped by a bracingly original assessment of the election that fully illuminated the tragedy of the Obama era. We Were Eight Years in Power is a vital account of modern America, from one of the definitive voices of this historic moment.

Publication Date

2017

Publisher

One World

City

New York

State

NY

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2018 Nonfiction Winner

Disciplines

Arts and Humanities | Creative Writing | History | Nonfiction

We Were Eight Years in Power

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