The White Boy Shuffle

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LB0119970715

Ray Shell reads a ten-part serialisation of Paul Beatty's novel, set in the heart of America's urban street culture.

1: For Gunnar Kaufman, a change of location leads to a change of racial identity.

LB0219970716

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

In the black street culture of Hillside, Gunnar feels conspicuously white.

(2/10).

LB0319970717

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

Gunnar turns to the local high school as sanctuary from the violence on the streets.

(3/10).

LB0419970718

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

Gunnar finally makes a friend, the brutal killer Psycho Loco.

(4/10).

LB0519970719

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

Gunnar joins a gang and learns how to use a gun.

(5/10).

LB0619970722

Ray Shell reads the sixth of a ten-part serialisation of Paul Beatty's novel, set in the heart of America's urban street culture.

Gunnar becomes another victim of the LA riots.

(6/10).

LB0719970723

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

(7/10).

LB0819970724

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

The media are ready to destroy Gunnar's best friend.

(8/10).

LB0919970725

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell.

Gunnar has made a promise to the American people.

(9/10).

LB10 LAST19970726

By Paul Beatty, read in ten parts by Ray Shell (10/10).