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The Resource Losing my cool : love, literature, and a black man's escape from the crowd, Thomas Chatterton Williams

Losing my cool : love, literature, and a black man's escape from the crowd, Thomas Chatterton Williams

Label
Losing my cool : love, literature, and a black man's escape from the crowd
Title
Losing my cool
Title remainder
love, literature, and a black man's escape from the crowd
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Chatterton Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes his personal experiences growing up being influenced by hip-hop culture, while at the same time having his father encourage education and a love of literature, and how he struggled to accommodate both worlds in his life
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Thomas Chatterton
Dewey number
305.235/108996073
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.615
LC item number
.W497 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Thomas Chatterton
  • African Americans
  • African American youth
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • African Americans
  • Popular culture
  • Hip-hop
  • Fathers and sons
  • African American youth
  • African Americans in popular culture
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Fathers and sons
  • Hip-hop
  • Popular culture
  • United States
Label
Losing my cool : love, literature, and a black man's escape from the crowd, Thomas Chatterton Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- The discovery of what it means to be a black boy -- A wicked genie -- What about your friends? -- Street dreams (who am I to disagree?) -- Slip the yoke -- You can't go home again -- Beginning to see the light -- To a worm in a horseradish, the world is a horseradish -- Every secret loses its force -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn681497251
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 225 pages
Isbn
9780143119623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Losing my cool : love, literature, and a black man's escape from the crowd, Thomas Chatterton Williams
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- The discovery of what it means to be a black boy -- A wicked genie -- What about your friends? -- Street dreams (who am I to disagree?) -- Slip the yoke -- You can't go home again -- Beginning to see the light -- To a worm in a horseradish, the world is a horseradish -- Every secret loses its force -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn681497251
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 225 pages
Isbn
9780143119623
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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