I hope, some day, to write my autobiography. I have not yet done so – although most of my writing is autobiographical. In one book, Killers of the Dream, I have chosen to take one fragment of my life, my experiences as a white person in a strictly patterned highly conformed culture, and write as fully as I could of that… Why did I do this – instead of writing about myself as an individual? Because I was not a free individual during some of those years, I was a white conformist. I told both as documentary and as confession my story as one human being caught in the white-black ...
The Space of a Movement: Life-Writing Against Racism
The space of a movement: Life-writing against racism