Study Guide

Black Like Me Chapter 11

By John Howard Griffin

Chapter 11

November 15, 1959

  • At 7:30 in the morning, East wakes Griffin up from his nap. He and East are obviously good friends, because they talk together for most of the day.
  • East was supposed to give a lecture at Dillard University, but he refused. Then he was angry that the principal didn't beg him to do it. He's a little weird.
  • Around 11 o'clock Griffin tries to go to bed, but ends up reading again.