40 Hours and an Unwritten Rule:
the Diary of a Nigger, Negro, Colored, Black, African American Woman
Written by Kim Williams
40 Hours and an Unwritten Rule: The Diary of a Nigger, Negro, Colored, Black, African-American Woman chronicles the journey of an African-American woman, whose bumpy voyage is paralleled with many other African-Americans, in her predominantly white workplace environment. The fictional diary not only exposes the truth behind the common dilemmas that are created as a result of these titles, it provides humor to the constant struggle to conform. 40 Hours and an Unwritten Rule explores the familiar journey of self-discovery traveled by African-Americans by revealing truthful thoughts, hilarious moments, honest reactions, and real situations.