- 8 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
1 current hold with 11 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|LaGrange County Public Library - LaGrange||306.874 FAL (Text)||30477100947294||Adult: New||Available||-|
|Lake Village Memorial Township Library||BIO FALUDI (Text)||71561000134132||Biography||Available||-|
|Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon||F FAL (Text)||34330512975856||Adult - General Fiction||Available||-|
|Morgan County Public Library - Martinsville||306.8742 FAL (Text)||78551000528493||Non-Fiction||Reshelving||-|
|Peabody Public Library - Columbia City||NON-FICTION 306.8742 FALUDI (Text)||30403002189769||Adult - Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Plainfield-Guilford Township Public Library||921 Faludi (Text)||31208912455922||non-fiction||Available||-|
|Rochester Library||920 FAL (Text)||33187004095119||Nonfiction - R||Reshelving||-|
|Schricker Main Library||921 FAL (Text)||30032010679097||NEW ADULT||Available||-|
|Shoals Public Library - Shoals||306.88 FAL (Text)||70512000014279||McNaughton, Adult||Checked out||11/03/2016|
|West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette||306.8742 FAL (Text)||31951004151335||Main Floor - New Arrivals||Checked out||11/11/2016|
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- ISBN: 9780805089080
- ISBN: 080508908X
- Physical Description: 417 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: First Edition.
- Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Company, 2016.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Susan Faludi's extraordinary inquiry into the meaning of identity in the modern world and in her own haunted family saga began when the feminist writer learned that her 76-year-old father--long estranged and living in Hungary--had undergone sex reassignment surgery, that investigation would turn personal and urgent. How was this new parent who claimed to be "a complete woman now" connected to the silent, explosive, and ultimately violent father she had known? Faludi chases that mystery into the recesses of her suburban childhood and her father's many previous incarnations: American dad, Alpine mountaineer, swashbuckling adventurer in the Amazon outback, Jewish fugitive in Holocaust Budapest. When the author travels to Hungary to reunite with her father, she drops into a labyrinth of dark histories and dangerous politics in a country hell-bent on repressing its past and constructing a fanciful--and virulent--nationhood. The search for identity that has transfixed our century was proving as treacherous for nations as for individuals. Faludi's struggle to come to grips with her father's reinvented self takes her across borders--historical, political, religious, sexual--to bring her face to face with the question of the age: Is identity something you "choose," or is it the very thing you can't escape?"-- Provided by publisher.
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