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Author Irby, Samantha, author.

Title Meaty : essays / by Samantha Irby.

Publication Info. Chicago, Illinois : Curbside Splendor Publishing, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    814.6 IRB    In Transit +1 HOLD
Edition First edition.
Description 253 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents At 30 -- Awkward first date -- I really don't eat this much salad! -- Forest Whitaker's neck -- Sorry I shit on your dick -- Black beauty -- My mother, my daughter -- I want to write your mom's profile -- The skillet -- This is why I'm poor -- Thumbsucker -- Milk and oreos -- The triplets -- Massive wet asses -- How to get your disgusting meat carcass ready for some new, hot sex -- Would dying alone really be so terrible? -- The terror of love -- The tapeworm diet -- Skin rashes and arthritis -- The many varieties of hospital broth -- I want to put a fat bitch on network television -- Elena Tyler. Aka: Why I can't be mad at Lena Dunham -- Bitches are my jam -- A bearded gentleman -- I should have a car with power windows by now -- Le foods.
Summary "Samantha Irby explodes onto the printed page with her debut collection of brand-new essays about trying to laugh her way through failed relationships, being black, taco feasts, bouts with Crohn's disease, and more. Every essay is crafted with the same scathing wit and poignant candor thousands of loyal readers have come to expect from visiting her notoriously hilarious blog,"--Page 4 of cover.
Subject Irby, Samantha.
African American women authors -- 21st century -- Biography.
African American comedians -- 21st century -- Biography.
American wit and humor.
ISBN 9780988480421 paperback
0988480425 paperback

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