First Lines Friday is a bookish meme hosted by Literary Marie of Precision Reviews. I encourage all of my fellow book bloggers and bookhearts to play along.
- Grab your current read(s) or *current watch.
- Share the first line(s).
- Include the title and author.
"By studying the lives of black women, we gain important insight into how citizens yearn for and work toward recognition."
~ Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes and Black Women in America by Melissa V. Harris-Perry
*I love to watch Melissa Harris-Perry's #Nerdland show on MSNBC every weekend. Tune in!