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The Resource The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae

The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae

Label
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
Title
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
Statement of responsibility
Issa Rae
Title variation
Awkward Black Girl
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of humorous essays on what it's like to be unabashedly awkward in a world that regards introverts as hapless misfits, and Black as cool ... [from] Issa Rae, the creator of the Shorty Award-winning ... series The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl"--
Summary
Essays on the challenges of being black and introverted in a world that glorifies "cool" behavior, drawn from the author's award-winning social media series, share self-deprecating perspectives on such topics as cybersexing, weight, and self-acceptance
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10401243
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rae, Issa
Dewey number
  • 305.48/896073
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rae, Issa
  • African American young women
  • Young women
  • Introverts
  • African Americans
  • Senegalese Americans
  • African American young women
  • Clumsiness
  • African American young women
  • HUMOR / Form / Essays
  • HUMOR / Topic / Relationships
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural Heritage
Target audience
adult
Label
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A/S/L -- FAT -- ABG guide: public grazing -- Leading lady -- ABG guide: connecting with other blacks -- When you can't dance -- Hair hierarchy -- ABG guide: the hair advantage -- Public displays of affection -- African dad -- Dating lessons & summer lust -- ABG guide: black women & Asian men -- Musical ambitions & failures -- The struggle -- Halfrican -- Fashion deficient -- New York, NY -- ABG guide: when co-workers attack
Control code
ocn900157945
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First 37 Ink/Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 204 pages
Isbn
9781476749051
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014030993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)900157945
Label
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A/S/L -- FAT -- ABG guide: public grazing -- Leading lady -- ABG guide: connecting with other blacks -- When you can't dance -- Hair hierarchy -- ABG guide: the hair advantage -- Public displays of affection -- African dad -- Dating lessons & summer lust -- ABG guide: black women & Asian men -- Musical ambitions & failures -- The struggle -- Halfrican -- Fashion deficient -- New York, NY -- ABG guide: when co-workers attack
Control code
ocn900157945
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First 37 Ink/Atria Books hardcover edition.
Extent
xv, 204 pages
Isbn
9781476749051
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014030993
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)900157945

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