You can't touch my hair and other things I still have to explain: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain

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Phoebe Robinson is a stand-up comic, which means that comedic fodder runs through her everyday life. And as a black woman in America, she asserts, sometimes you need to have a sense of humor to deal with the nonsense you are handed every day. And Robinson has experienced her fair share over the years, not lest the people who ask her whether they can touch her hair. All. The. Time. Now, she's ready to take these topics to the page. As personal as it is political, You Can't Touch My Hair is an utterly modern essay collection: one that examines our cultural climate and skewers our biases.
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subject_facet African American women comedians -- Biography, Autobiographies, Essays, Humor, Robinson, Phoebe, Robinson, Phoebe -- Humor, Television comedy writers -- United States -- Biography
title_display You can't touch my hair and other things I still have to explain
title_full You Can't Touch My Hair And Other Things I Still Have to Explain, You can't touch my hair and other things I still have to explain / Phoebe Robinson
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