"A fascinating history of…[a craft] that preceded and made possible civilization itself." —New York Times Book Review
"Powerful and disturbing. No one who cares about the future of our public life can afford to ignore this book." —Jackson Lears
Contextualising one of the most pressing cultural questions of our generation, Dennis Baron reveals the untold story of how we got from he and she to zie and hir and singular they.
Revised and Updated
With a mixed-race president, a Latino population that is now the largest minority, and steadily growing Asian and Pacific Islander populations, race is both the most dynamic facet of American identity and the defining point of American disunity.
"[An] inspired tour of the post modern city…Invigorating." —Mark Kingwell, Harper’s