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PAGE VII: Desmond Tutu, public lecture, Seattle, Washington.

PAGE XV: Albert Camus, The Rebel: An Essay on Man in Revolt, trans. Anthony Bower (New York: Vintage Books, 1956).


PAGE 3: Toni Morrison, “No Place for Self-Pity, No Room for Fear,” Nation, March 23, 2015,

PAGE 4: Audre Lord, A Burst of Light (Ithaca, NY: Firebrand, 1988), quoted in Aisha Harris, “A History of Self-Care,” CultureBox, Slate, April 5, 2017,

PAGE 5: Terry Tempest Williams, The Open Space of Democracy (Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2004), ...

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