Amazon cover image
Image from Amazon.com
Image from Coce

All boys aren't blue : a memoir-manifesto / George M. Johnson.

By: Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Edition: First editionDescription: 304 pages ; 22 cmContent type:
  • text
  • still image
Media type:
  • unmediated
Carrier type:
  • volume
ISBN:
  • 9780374312718
  • 0374312710
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 306.76/6208996073 23
LOC classification:
  • HQ76.27.A37 J644 2020
Summary: In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia. From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to his first sexual relationships, this young-adult memoir weaves together the trials and triumphs faced by Black queer boys. Both a primer for teens eager to be allies as well as a reassuring testimony for young queer men of color, All Boys Aren't Blue covers topics such as gender identity, toxic masculinity, brotherhood, family, structural marginalization, consent, and Black joy. Johnson's emotionally frank style of writing will appeal directly to young adults.
List(s) this item appears in: LGBTQIA+ | LGBTQIA+ children's and teens
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Star ratings
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Holdings
Item type Current library Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Teen Non Fiction Eltham LibraryPlus Teen Teen Non Fiction 92 JOHN (Browse shelf(Opens below)) Available I2201708
Total holds: 0

In a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA+ activist George M. Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia. From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to his first sexual relationships, this young-adult memoir weaves together the trials and triumphs faced by Black queer boys. Both a primer for teens eager to be allies as well as a reassuring testimony for young queer men of color, All Boys Aren't Blue covers topics such as gender identity, toxic masculinity, brotherhood, family, structural marginalization, consent, and Black joy. Johnson's emotionally frank style of writing will appeal directly to young adults.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.

©South Taranaki District Council

Contact us