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The Resource Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine, by Emily Bernard

Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine, by Emily Bernard

Label
Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine
Title
Black is the body
Title remainder
stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine
Statement of responsibility
by Emily Bernard
Title variation
Black is the body
Title variation remainder
stories from my grandmothers time, my mothers time, and mine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of essays on race"--
Summary
A collection of personal essays explores the complexities and paradoxes of growing up black in the South with a white surname as well as the author's experiences with interracial marriage, international adoption, and teaching at a Northern white college
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, Christopher Isherwood Prize for Autobiographical Prose, 2019.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10748891
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bernard, Emily
Dewey number
305.48/896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.97.B337
LC item number
A3 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bernard, Emily
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • United States
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine
Label
Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine, by Emily Bernard
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Going home -- Scar tissue -- Teaching the N word -- Interstates -- Mother on Earth -- Black is the body -- Skin -- White friend -- Her glory -- Motherland -- People like me -- Epilogue: my turn
Control code
on1035464449
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780451493026
Lccn
2018022594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1035464449
Label
Black is the body : stories from my grandmother's time, my mother's time, and mine, by Emily Bernard
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Going home -- Scar tissue -- Teaching the N word -- Interstates -- Mother on Earth -- Black is the body -- Skin -- White friend -- Her glory -- Motherland -- People like me -- Epilogue: my turn
Control code
on1035464449
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume.
Isbn
9780451493026
Lccn
2018022594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1035464449

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