On November 29th, 2020 at 7:00 PM EST, Ijeoma Oluo (author of So You Want to Talk About Race) will be In Conversation with Damon Young, Pittsburgh-native and author of What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker. This virtual event is hosted by The Tiny Bookstore.
This package includes admission to the virtual (online-only) event and a hard cover copy of What Doesn't Kill You Makes You Blacker.
What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Blacker: A Memoir In Essays (Ecco/HarperCollins) -- is a tragicomic exploration of the angsts, anxieties, and absurdities of existing while black in America, and won Barnes & Noble's 2019 Discover Award. It was also longlisted for the PEN America Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award, nominated for both an NAACP Image Award and a Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, and is a Krause Essay Prize nominee. NPR, which named it one of the best books of 2019, called it an "outstanding collection of nonfiction."