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Author Cottom, Tressie McMillan, author.

Title Thick : and other essays / Tressie McMillan Cottom.

Publication Info. New York : The New Press, 2019.
6 holds on first copy returned of 2 copies


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Cottom,T COT    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 COTTON,T    DUE 08-03-20
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description 248 pages ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Thick -- In the name of beauty -- Dying to be competent -- Know your whites -- Black is over (or, special black) -- The price of fabulousness -- Black girlhood, interrupted -- Girl 6 -- Notes.
Summary "In these eight ... explorations on beauty, media, money, and more, Tressie McMillan Cottom--award-winning professor and ... author of Lower Ed--embraces her ... role as a purveyor of wit, wisdom, and Black Twitter snark about all that is right and much that is wrong with this thing we call society"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Women sociologists -- United States -- Biography.
Sociologists -- United States -- Biography.
African American sociologists -- Biography.
Women, Black -- United States -- Biography.
African American women -- Biography.
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 21st century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
African Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
ISBN 9781620974360 (hc ; alk. paper)
1620974363 (hc ; alk. paper)
9781620974377 (ebook)
1620974371 (ebook)

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