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John Howard Griffin

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Black Like Me | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of John Howard Griffin's Black Like Me. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to Black Like Me that you may enjoy.

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Bonazzi, Robert. Man in the Mirror: John Howard Griffin and the Story of Black Like Me. Orbis. 1997.

Fensch, Thomas. The Man Who Changed His Skin: The Life and Work of John Howard Griffin. New Century, 2011.

Griffin-Bonazzi, Elizabeth. "Griffin, John Howard." Handbook of Texas Online, Texas State Historical Association, 15 June 2010.

Stanley, Tim. "The White Man Who Pretended to Be Black." The Telegraph, 5 Feb. 2015.

Steigerwald, Bill. 30 Days a Black Man: The Forgotten Story That Exposed the Jim Crow South. Lyons, 2017.

Watson, Bruce. "Black Like Me, 50 Years Later.", 1 Oct. 2011.

Course Hero. "Black Like Me Infographic." Course Hero. 12 Mar. 2018. Web. 22 June 2020. <>.

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