High Cotton: A Novel
by Darryl Pinckney
Publication Date: Feb 07, 2017
List Price: $18.00
Format: Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Macmillan Publishers
Parent Company: Holtzbrinck Publishing Group
This novel evokes a world that has not often been examined - the world of upper-middle-class blacks, obsessed with light skin and good hair. The story follows the progress of one man from childhood in conservative Indianapolis to integration and adolescent Anglophilia, to a tour of Harlem.