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- 263 pages
- Fear and What Follows
- Tim Parrish
- 03 June 2015 Tim Parrish
☉ [PDF / Epub] ☆ Fear and What Follows By Tim Parrish ❤ – Thomashillier.co.uk Fear and What Follows is a riveting unflinching account of the author's spiral into racist violence during the latter years of desegregation in 1960s and 1970s Baton Rouge About the memoir author and Fear and What Follows is a riveting unflinching account of the author's spiral into racist violence during the Fear and PDF/EPUB or latter years of desegregation in s and s Baton Rouge About the memoir author and editor Michael Griffith writes This might be a controversial book in the best way controversial because it speaks to real and intractable problems and speaks to them with rare bluntnessThe narrative of Parrish's descent into fear and irrational behavior begins with bigotry and apocalyptic thinking in his Southern Baptist church Living a life upon this volatile foundation of prejudice and apprehension Parrish feels destabilized by his brother going to Vietnam his own puberty and restlessness serious family illness and economic uncertainty Then a near fatal street fight and subseuent stalking by an older sociopath fracture what security is left leaving him terrified and seemingly helplessParrish comes to believe that he can only be safe by allying himself with brute force This brute influence is a vicious charismatic racist Under this bigot's terrible sway Parrish turns to violence in the street and at school He is even conflicted about whether he will help commit murder in order to avenge a friend At seventeen he must reckon with all of this as his parents and neighbors grow increasingly afraid that they are losing their neighborhood to African Americans.