"Bitter Nigger Inc."

Title"Bitter Nigger Inc."
Year for Search2002
AuthorsHargest, Tana
Secondary TitleSocial Text
Volume / Edition no. 71 (20.2)
Pagination115-23
Date PublishedSummer 2002
KeywordsAfrican-American author, Female author
Annotation

Brief introduction to a company with illustrations (mostly illegible) of its products. The company’s divisions are Bitter Nigger Broadcast Network, Bitter Nigger Product Division, and Bitter Nigger Pharmaceuticals. One product, Tominex, is the “go-along-to-get-along medication” and said to be “the only over the counter medication to remove your yearning for fairness or human decency.”

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The author is an African American female artist.

Full Text

2002 Hargest, Tana. “Bitter Nigger Inc.” Social Text, no. 71 (20.2) (Summer 2002): 115-23. O, PSt

Brief introduction to a company with illustrations (mostly illegible) of its products. The company’s divisions are Bitter Nigger Broadcast Network, Bitter Nigger Product Division, and Bitter Nigger Pharmaceuticals. One product, Tominex, is the “go-along-to-get-along medication” and said to be “the only over the counter medication to remove your yearning for fairness or human decency.” The author is an African American artist.