Who's Gonna Take the Weight: Manhood, Race, and Power in America
- Genre: Nonfiction
In three mind-jolting essays by one of the most passionate and eloquent voices of his generation, WHO'S GONNA TAKE THE WEIGHT? leads us to the heart of the searing issues facing us today, from manhood, violence, and gender oppression to celebrity culture and hip hop. Using compelling personal stories as the connecting thread, Powell examines what this nation has become since the monumental upheavals of the 1960s and where it might be headed if we're not careful.