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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood BIOGRAPHY Laymon (Text) 36626103986089 2nd Floor New Adult Checked out 02/06/2019

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  • ISBN: 9781501125652
  • Physical Description: print
    xiv, 241 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Been -- Boy man -- Black abundance -- Home worked -- Addict Americans -- Bend.
Summary, etc.: "Laymon writes ... about the physical manifestations of violence, grief, trauma, and abuse on his own body, [examining] his own eating disorder and gambling addiction as well as similar issues that run throughout his family. Through self-exploration, storytelling, and honest conversation with family and friends, Heavy seeks to bring what has been hidden into the light and to reckon with all of its myriad sources, from the most intimate--a mother-child relationship--to the most universal--a society that has undervalued and abused black bodies for centuries"--
Subject: Laymon, Kiese
Laymon, Kiese Family
African Americans Biography
Compulsive gamblers United States Biography
Eating disorders Patients United States Biography
Mother and child United States
Genre: Autobiographies.
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