My Grandmother's Hands

My Grandmother's Hands

Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies

Book - 2017
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"The body is where our instincts reside and where we fight, flee, or freeze. My Grandmother's Hands is a call to action for Americans to recognize that racism is not about the head, but about the body. Author Resmaa Menakem introduces an alternative view of what we can do to grow beyond our entrenched racialized divide."--Amazon.com.
Publisher: Las Vegas, NV : Central Recovery Press, [2017]
ISBN: 9781942094470
1942094477
9781942094609
1942094604
Characteristics: xx, 309 pages ; 23 cm

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"Minneapolis therapist Resmaa Menakem writes that racism has caused physical trauma in everyone and that the path to wellness is understanding the trauma that resides deep within our bodies. Although the reasons why white and black bodies have experienced trauma from white supremacism differ... Read More »


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nancekent
Dec 04, 2018

Yes, more copies. This is a ground breaking book, meant to be studied in affinity groups. I'd also like to suggest that it be available for check-out to book groups. And, since Menakem is local to the Twin Cities, I'd love for him to be a speaker about the book in a forum, perhaps.

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tzsizzle
Dec 03, 2018

We need more copies I believe.

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