Training School For Negro Girls Camille Acker


Unapologetic and resilient, these women challenge monolithic assumptions of black identity.A TSA agent who has never flown, a girl braving new worlds to play piano, a teacher caught up in a mayoral race. In this debut collection of stories, each of them navigate life’s ‘training school’ – with its lessons on gentrification and respectability – while fighting to create a vibrant sense of self in this complicated love letter to Washington, DC.

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Publisher:Feminist Press