Is Shel Silverstein Black Or Jewish?

Remember the photo of Shel Silverstein on the liner sleeve of The Giving Tree? The scary one where he’s posing with a guitar? Yeah. And what about the back of that book? Remember that swarthy bald guy with the beard? The one who looked like a thin Suge Knight? Well? Is Shel Silverstein Black or Jewish?

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And while we’re on the subject of Shel Silverstein, don’t forget to check out The Hating Tree



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