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Fear and what follows : the violent education of a Christian racist, a memoir / Tim Parrish.

By: Parrish, Tim.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Willie Morris books in memoir and biography: Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2013Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781617038679; 1617038679; 9781621039686; 1621039684.Subject(s): Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge | Racism -- Louisiana -- Baton RougeGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Fear and what follows.DDC classification: 813/.54 | B Online resources: Click here to view this ebook. Summary: Fear and What Follows is a riveting, unflinching account of the author's spiral into racist violence during the latter years of desegregation in 1960s and 1970s Baton Rouge. About the memoir, author and editor Michael Griffith writes, ""This might be a controversial book, in the best way--controversial because it speaks to real and intractable problems and speaks to them with rare bluntness."" The narrative of Parrish's descent into fear and irrational behavior begins with bigotry and apocalyptic thinking in his Southern Baptist church. Living a life upon this volatile foundation o.
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Fear and What Follows is a riveting, unflinching account of the author's spiral into racist violence during the latter years of desegregation in 1960s and 1970s Baton Rouge. About the memoir, author and editor Michael Griffith writes, ""This might be a controversial book, in the best way--controversial because it speaks to real and intractable problems and speaks to them with rare bluntness."" The narrative of Parrish's descent into fear and irrational behavior begins with bigotry and apocalyptic thinking in his Southern Baptist church. Living a life upon this volatile foundation o.

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Tim Parrish is professor of English in the MFA Program at Southern Connecticut State University. He is author of Red Stick Men: Stories , published by University Press of Mississippi, and the novel The Jumper . His work has also been published in over thirty literary reviews.

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