[Sun Yung Shin] Í A Good Time for the Truth [managers PDF] Read Online Ê Most essay collections are hitormiss, and you read them hoping for a few gems and expect mostly solid pieces and a few duds.
A Good Time for the Truth is unusual in that the essays are consistently wellwritten and each has a distinctive voice.
I can hear many of the writers in my head now and they aren't blending into one perspective, which sometimes happens with these collections.
The essayists are all Minnesotans of color or Indigenous Minnesotans and they write about the particular experience of being Minnesotan.
Some use social science research, others use poetry, and most include at least one personal experience of racism.
The collection is a reminder that while Minnesota may have a reputation as a "nice" state, we have deep racism that combines with midwestern independence to create an environment that is often Excellent, eminently readable collection of thoughtful, thought provoking essays.
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Coleman's insight about how one's perspective changes when one ceases to be the only person of one's demographic in a space: "Like a flat balloon inflated by air, together [we] helped each other take shape and form.
" I was struck by Heid E.
Erdrich's theorizing a connection between the concept of owning land and the concept of owning other human beings, and between both these concepts and the concept of "standing one's ground.
" David Lawrence Grant's contribution to this collection includes not only unsettling and thoughtprovoking testimonials about his own personal experiences but also an important deep dive into Minnesota history, noting the practice of slavery at Fort Snelling through the 1850s, a 1920 Duluth triple lynching, and the 1920s arrival of the Ku Klux Klan, as well as more ob Such a powerful book and should be required reading for every Minnesotan.
I feel like the struggles we have in our state exist throughout the country.
As Taiyon J.
Coleman said, ".
there are Confederate flags everywhere, even in places where we can't see them.
" Do yourself a favor and read this book.
You won't stop thinking about it.
It's easy to take the moral high road on a social issue when your personal commitment to the principals you espouse remains largely untested.
It's easy to point a finger at the egregious violation of basic human rights going on elsewhere in the country and ignore the widespread, if less obvious, violations going on in your own backyard.
"Contemporary Minnesotans are often genuinely shocked to hear that there was active, ongoing slavery at Fort Snelling from the 1820s through the 1850s and that as recently as the mid1950s, black residents and visitors to Minnesota were refused service at restaurants and hotels, even in the downtown Twin Cities.
Housing and job discrimination were as prevalent here as they were anywhere else in the country.
White Minnesota is part and parcel of White America, after all, and is profou This was devastating to readto know what the experience of living in MN has been for people of color.
It included varied experiences from many different ethnicities.
This is a wake up call to me and my privileged class.
A must read! Peeks past the surface of Minnesota Nice and reveals some of the toooften unspoken pains and tensions beneath.
Having read, listened, and learned about experiences of people of color in America and knowing that racism is alive in MN, I was still challenged by these phenomenal, raw, and moving essays of the experiences of Micro Aggressions for someone living in MN and being a person of color.
Especially in situations and institutions that seemed like there should be a better understanding of race and racism like the English Dept at the U of M.
Highly, highly recommend to anyone and everyone, especially white people.
Collection of personal stories about race in Minnesota across racial lines.
MN nice isn't always so nice.
One author, Taiyon Coleman visits Alabama for the first time for a college interview and is shocked and disturbed by the Confederate flags everywhere.
Yet after enough microabrasions in MN, she "longed for the Confederate flags of the South, because at least the South has clear lines of demarcation and warning.
" Thought provoking.