Diversity Boston: Book shelf
Written by: Suzette Haden Elgin
Recommended by: Keith Jones, hip-hop artist, disability rights activist
"'The Gentle Art of Verbal Self-Defense' resonated with me and honed my ability to advocate not only for myself but for my friends. This was pivotal, as there a need to change not only perceptions of African-American males but even more so, perceptions of those with disabilities."