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The Resource We wear the mask : 15 true stories of passing in America, edited by Brando Skyhorse and Lisa Page

We wear the mask : 15 true stories of passing in America, edited by Brando Skyhorse and Lisa Page

Label
We wear the mask : 15 true stories of passing in America
Title
We wear the mask
Title remainder
15 true stories of passing in America
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brando Skyhorse and Lisa Page
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"For some, "passing" means opportunity, access, or safety. Others don't willfully pass but are "passed" in specific situations by someone else. We Wear the Mask, edited by authors Brando Skyhorse and Lisa Page, is an illuminating and timely anthology of original essays that examines the complex reality of passing in America."--
Summary
Why do people pass? Fifteen writers reveal their experiences with passing—including racial, ethnic, sexual orientation, gender, and economic forms of passing
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10599458
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
305.800973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Skyhorse, Brando
  • Page, Lisa Frazier
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethnicity
  • Passing (Identity)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ethnicity
  • Passing (Identity)
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
15 true stories of passing in America
Label
We wear the mask : 15 true stories of passing in America, edited by Brando Skyhorse and Lisa Page
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Patrick Rosal
  • Passing
  • Teresa Wiltz
  • Which lie did I tell?
  • Trey Ellis
  • Negroland
  • Margo Jefferson
  • Slipping into darkness
  • Lisa Page
  • Among the heterosexuals
  • Editors' note
  • M.G. Lord
  • On historical passing and erasure
  • Dolen Perkins-Valdez
  • Stepping on a star
  • Gabrielle Bellot
  • Class acts : ways to be something you're not
  • Clarence Page
  • Jewess in wool clothing
  • Susan Golomb
  • Passing ambition
  • College application essay #2
  • Sergio Troncoso
  • Terror and passing
  • Rafia Zakaria
  • Notes on contributors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Brando Skyhorse
  • Secret lives
  • Achy Obejas
  • The inscrutable Alexander Fitten
  • Marc Fitten
  • Letter to the lady who mistook me for the help at the National Book Awards-- or some meditations on style
Control code
ocn966873361
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 204 pages
Isbn
9780807078983
Lccn
2016058349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)966873361
Label
We wear the mask : 15 true stories of passing in America, edited by Brando Skyhorse and Lisa Page
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Patrick Rosal
  • Passing
  • Teresa Wiltz
  • Which lie did I tell?
  • Trey Ellis
  • Negroland
  • Margo Jefferson
  • Slipping into darkness
  • Lisa Page
  • Among the heterosexuals
  • Editors' note
  • M.G. Lord
  • On historical passing and erasure
  • Dolen Perkins-Valdez
  • Stepping on a star
  • Gabrielle Bellot
  • Class acts : ways to be something you're not
  • Clarence Page
  • Jewess in wool clothing
  • Susan Golomb
  • Passing ambition
  • College application essay #2
  • Sergio Troncoso
  • Terror and passing
  • Rafia Zakaria
  • Notes on contributors
  • Acknowledgments
  • Brando Skyhorse
  • Secret lives
  • Achy Obejas
  • The inscrutable Alexander Fitten
  • Marc Fitten
  • Letter to the lady who mistook me for the help at the National Book Awards-- or some meditations on style
Control code
ocn966873361
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 204 pages
Isbn
9780807078983
Lccn
2016058349
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)966873361

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