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The Resource All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifesto, George M. Johnson

All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifesto, George M. Johnson

Label
All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifesto
Title
All boys aren't blue
Title remainder
a memoir-manifesto
Statement of responsibility
George M. Johnson
Title variation
All boys are not blue
Title variation remainder
a memoir-manifesto
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia. From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to his first sexual relationships, this young-adult memoir weaves together the trials and triumphs faced by Black queer boys
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Rainbow List, 2021.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10923496
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1985-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, George M.
Dewey number
306.76/6208996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ76.27.A37
LC item number
J644 2020
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 9
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, George M.
  • African American gay men
  • Gays
  • Johnson, George M.
  • African American gay men
  • Gay men
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION
  • African American gay men
  • Gays
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a memoir-manifesto
Label
All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifesto, George M. Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Black. Queer. Here -- A different kid. Smile ; Identity ; "Honeychild" ; Fags play football, too ; "Honest Abe" lied to me ; You can't swim in cowboy boots -- Family. Dear little brother ; Nanny: the caregiver, the hustler, my best friend ; Daddy's second chance ; Losing hope ; Dear Mommy ; A lesson before dying -- Teenagers. Boys will be boys ; The prom kings we never were ; Setting myself free or setting myself up? -- Friends. Caught in a haze ; Losing my virginity twice ; Don't know why I didn't call -- Afterword: All boys aren't blue
Control code
on1098231312
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 304 pages
Isbn
9780374312718
Lccn
2019018174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1098231312
Label
All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifesto, George M. Johnson
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Black. Queer. Here -- A different kid. Smile ; Identity ; "Honeychild" ; Fags play football, too ; "Honest Abe" lied to me ; You can't swim in cowboy boots -- Family. Dear little brother ; Nanny: the caregiver, the hustler, my best friend ; Daddy's second chance ; Losing hope ; Dear Mommy ; A lesson before dying -- Teenagers. Boys will be boys ; The prom kings we never were ; Setting myself free or setting myself up? -- Friends. Caught in a haze ; Losing my virginity twice ; Don't know why I didn't call -- Afterword: All boys aren't blue
Control code
on1098231312
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 304 pages
Isbn
9780374312718
Lccn
2019018174
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1098231312

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