The Resource The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae., (electronic resource)

The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae., (electronic resource)

Label
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
Title
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl
Statement of responsibility
Issa Rae.
Creator
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the bestselling tradition of Sloan Crosley's I Was Told There'd Be Cake and Mindy Kaling's Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?, 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. My name is "J" and I'm awkward--and black. Someone once told me those were the two worst things anyone could be. That someone was right. Where do I start? Being an introvert in a world that glorifies cool isn't easy. But when Issa Rae, the creator of the Shorty Award-winning hit series "The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl," is that introvert--whether she's navigating love, work, friendships, or "rapping"--it sure is entertaining. Now, in this debut collection of essays written in her witty and self-deprecating voice, Rae covers everything from cybersexing in the early days of the Internet to deflecting unsolicited comments on weight gain, from navigating the perils of eating out alone and public displays of affection to learning to accept yourself--natural hair and all. A reflection on her own unique experiences as a cyber pioneer yet universally appealing, The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl is a book no one--awkward or cool, black, white, or other--will want to miss
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rae, Issa
Dewey number
  • 305.48/896073
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
E185.97.R24
LC item number
A3 2015ab
Literary text for sound recordings
  • autobiography
  • memoirs
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by the author
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
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Scientists & Psychologists
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies
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Label
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae., (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
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
ocn900788363
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (05 hr., 49 min., 47 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442386754
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
D337FEBC-924D-4C6D-B098-7DC27A6CFFC9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o900788363
  • (OCoLC)900788363
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The misadventures of Awkward Black Girl, Issa Rae., (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
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
ocn900788363
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (05 hr., 49 min., 47 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781442386754
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
D337FEBC-924D-4C6D-B098-7DC27A6CFFC9
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o900788363
  • (OCoLC)900788363
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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