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The Resource Telepathologies, Cortney Lamar Charleston

Telepathologies, Cortney Lamar Charleston

Label
Telepathologies
Title
Telepathologies
Statement of responsibility
Cortney Lamar Charleston
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cortney Lamar Charleston's debut poetry collection looks at the state of race in 21st century America. Today, as much as ever before, the black body is the battleground on which war is being waged in our inner cities, and Charleston bears witness with fear, anger, and glimpses of hope. He watches the injustice on TV, experiences it firsthand at simple traffic stops, and even gives voice to those like Eric Garner and Sandra Bland who no longer can
Awards note
Winner of the Saturnalia Books Poetry Prize selected by D.A. Powell
Cataloging source
CUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Charleston, Cortney Lamar
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Race relations
Target audience
adult
Label
Telepathologies, Cortney Lamar Charleston
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
How do you raise a black child? -- Pool party -- Blackness as a compound of if statements -- At gunpoint -- Melanphobia: Fear of Black -- D.W.B. -- Facing the music -- SuICIdE, iT'S a SuiCIDe -- Meditation on the casual use of hands -- Meditation on black death ending with an x-ray -- Memorandum -- Spell check questions the validity of black life -- Po-po postlude -- Ghazal on the cusp of rage -- Feeling fucked up -- In case I still -- Aviophobia: Fear of flying -- Praise song for the black body ending in the throat of a swallow -- Charleston -- State of the union -- Kids these days -- Meditation on wings and meeting Gabriel in a Philadelphia prison -- Tupak Shakur's last words -- Bibliophobia: Fear of books -- The hood -- BLK on BLK -- Making a fist -- You're only as healthy as you feel -- American terrorism in seven acts -- Where Brooklyn at? -- Exhibitionism with a drop of blood -- White, as told by black -- Artfully dodging the subliminal and obvious -- The melanin -- Miley Cyrus presides over the funeral for the twerk -- I'm not a racist -- How did they justify the shooting? -- Telepathologies -- Ghazal for the bathing ape -- Six shots on Ferguson, Missouri -- Mama speaks of profiling -- How did your mother die? -- Meditation on Sunday tradition after the video leaks -- Gynophobia: Fear of women -- Keeping JELL-O -- A boogie night, age 12 -- Ghazal of the code -- The barbershop -- Homophobia: Fear of sameness -- I think i know one when I see one -- Working definition of a prefix: Trans- -- Autophobia: Fear of self -- Katrina -- I will show you a handful of dust -- Hydrophobia: Fear of water -- " ... Everyday something has tried to kill me and has failed" -- The melancholia -- Water cooler talk ending with the colors of an American flag -- Unmaking a fist -- How do you forgive? -- Ode to black love -- In theory, we are all human -- Notes
Control code
ocn976437320
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
125 pages
Isbn
9780998053448
Lccn
2016952338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
811.6 C38 ; XX-N ; [A17BP143, #53, 2@16.00, ES/RT ] ; [ASSIGN-NI, 1@16.00, JLL/RT ]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 976437320
  • (OCoLC)976437320
Label
Telepathologies, Cortney Lamar Charleston
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
How do you raise a black child? -- Pool party -- Blackness as a compound of if statements -- At gunpoint -- Melanphobia: Fear of Black -- D.W.B. -- Facing the music -- SuICIdE, iT'S a SuiCIDe -- Meditation on the casual use of hands -- Meditation on black death ending with an x-ray -- Memorandum -- Spell check questions the validity of black life -- Po-po postlude -- Ghazal on the cusp of rage -- Feeling fucked up -- In case I still -- Aviophobia: Fear of flying -- Praise song for the black body ending in the throat of a swallow -- Charleston -- State of the union -- Kids these days -- Meditation on wings and meeting Gabriel in a Philadelphia prison -- Tupak Shakur's last words -- Bibliophobia: Fear of books -- The hood -- BLK on BLK -- Making a fist -- You're only as healthy as you feel -- American terrorism in seven acts -- Where Brooklyn at? -- Exhibitionism with a drop of blood -- White, as told by black -- Artfully dodging the subliminal and obvious -- The melanin -- Miley Cyrus presides over the funeral for the twerk -- I'm not a racist -- How did they justify the shooting? -- Telepathologies -- Ghazal for the bathing ape -- Six shots on Ferguson, Missouri -- Mama speaks of profiling -- How did your mother die? -- Meditation on Sunday tradition after the video leaks -- Gynophobia: Fear of women -- Keeping JELL-O -- A boogie night, age 12 -- Ghazal of the code -- The barbershop -- Homophobia: Fear of sameness -- I think i know one when I see one -- Working definition of a prefix: Trans- -- Autophobia: Fear of self -- Katrina -- I will show you a handful of dust -- Hydrophobia: Fear of water -- " ... Everyday something has tried to kill me and has failed" -- The melancholia -- Water cooler talk ending with the colors of an American flag -- Unmaking a fist -- How do you forgive? -- Ode to black love -- In theory, we are all human -- Notes
Control code
ocn976437320
Dimensions
19 cm
Extent
125 pages
Isbn
9780998053448
Lccn
2016952338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
811.6 C38 ; XX-N ; [A17BP143, #53, 2@16.00, ES/RT ] ; [ASSIGN-NI, 1@16.00, JLL/RT ]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 976437320
  • (OCoLC)976437320

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