MN Reads: "A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota" edited by Sun Yung Shin

Mar 24, 2016

Taiyon Coleman contributed one of the essays in this engrossing, eye-opening view of the state by sixteen  non-white writers.

Black, Latino, Asian and Indigenous voices share their Minnesota; what it's like to be a person of color in "one of the whitest states in the nation."

"The problem with stereotypes is not that they are untrue, but that they are incomplete.  They make one story become the only story."  ~ Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie