Claudia Rankine essay examines white male privilege

Claudia Rankine: "I wanted to know what white men thought about their privilege. So I asked."
July 19, 2019

The New York Times Magazine published an essay by poet Claudia Rankine that reflects on  what it means to  examine white male privilege in  American society. The essay, “I wanted to know what white men thought about their privilege. So I asked,” is an excerpt from a forthcoming book of essays Rankine has penned, entitled Just Us: An American Conversation (Gray Wolf Press, September 2020). 

More: Read Rankine’s essayhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/17/magazine/white-men-privilege.html