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Literati is pleased to be the official bookseller as the Detroit Public Library welcomes Damon Young to their Spring Author Series in support of his new book, What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays. Following a reading, Damon will be joined in-conversation by WDET’s Chris Campbell.
One of the most closely followed writers about race, class, and gender of our generation, Damon Young has been praised by Ava DuVernay as “one of our best thinkers”, and by Michael Eric Dyson as ” antidote to what ails this nation.” He will be discussing his first book, What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir in Essays. Questions and answers session and book signing at the end of the discussion.