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Black Ice Summary
Lorene Cary

Everything you need to understand or teach Black Ice by Lorene Cary.

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Black Ice Summary

Plot Summary

Black Ice by Lorene Carey focuses on Lorene, a black high school student. She transfers from a school in a black suburb of Philadelphia to a prestigious, all-white prep school in New Hampshire. Lorene discusses how she maintains her black identity at St. Paul's and why she feels left out.

The book opens with a chapter entitled June 1989. Lorene Carey has graduated from St. Paul's School 15 years ago. She has also been a teacher at St. Paul's and is now ending her term as a trustee. She is at the graduation for the class of 1989 and watches the black and Hispanic kids graduate. She acknowledges it is a different experience for these kids than she had.

In the following chapters, Lorene goes back in time and discusses her experiences gaining admission and her two years at St. Paul's. Lorene hears that St. Paul's recruits black girl students. She...

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