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Donald Bakeer

Fiction

Interviewed by: Rebekah Presson

Catalog Number: 19950619

This high school teacher in South Central Los Angeles wrote a novel, CRIPS, so that his students would have something relevant to read. It was made into the film SOUTH CENTRAL by Oliver Stone. Bakeer talks about his experience and reads from a new novel.

| Subject Matter: Black | Interview Year: 1995 | Genre: Fiction |

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