Killers of The Dream Author:Lillian smith It is a book about belief. It has to do with the white man and his dreams about himself. It has to do with his children and the beliefs he taught them before they knew words. It is gravely concerned with sin, with the feelings the white Christian has about sex and skin color and punishment and love and loyalty and treason..words that are caps... more »ules containing much of the white race's history.« less
inspiring author Lillian Smith does it again after her Strange Fruit novel about sex and segregation. Very haunting about the white race and the beliefs that children are taught. 1949 publication, so we can hope we have grown in our knowledge and humanity toward fellow men.