Debra Darvick

Archives: 2008-2020

Debra Darvick reviews The Colored Car

Merely typing these three words—The Colored Car—makes me cringe. Compressed into those four syllables is an arc of our country's history run through with inhumanity, pain, bigotry, humiliation. It is an apt title, the only title really, for Jean Alicia Elster's new...