Table of Contents
   Introductionp. 1
   My Mother's Sonp. 13
   At Home in the Worldp. 36
   DePauwp. 68
   Chicago Interludep. 95
   Howard Law Schoolp. 108
   Mr. Hollowellp. 126
   Ms. Hurley and the NAACPp. 144
   The Dollar and the Ballotp. 166
   A World Opened Widep. 191
   Building Blocksp. 208
   Building Bridgesp. 228
   At the Helmp. 249
   Endurancep. 279
   American Dream, American Realityp. 301
   Family Mattersp. 317
   Epiloguep. 331
   Acknowledgmentsp. 335
   Indexp. 337