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You can't touch my hair [GRPL Book Club] : and other things I still have to explain / Phoebe Robinson.

You can't touch my hair [GRPL Book Club] : and other things I still have to explain

Robinson, Phoebe, author. (Author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785366 Book Club Checked out 12/26/2018
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785374 Book Club Checked out 01/18/2019
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785390 Book Club Checked out 11/14/2018
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785408 Book Club Checked out 12/16/2018
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785507 Book Club Checked out 12/16/2018
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785523 Book Club Available -
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022785531 Book Club Available -
Main Book Club 792.76028 R565y (Text) 31307022929923 Book Club Checked out 12/11/2018

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143129202 : PAP
  • ISBN: 0143129201 : PAP
  • Physical Description: xxxii, 285 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Plume, [2016]

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General Note: If you would like to request available book club copies, please call 988-5400.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- From Little Rock Nine to nappy hair, don't care in eighteen & half-ish years -- A brief history of black hair in film, tv, music, & media -- My nine favorite guilty pleasures -- Welcome to being black -- Dear future female president: my list of demands -- How to avoid being the black friend -- Uppity -- Casting calls for people of color that were not written by people of color -- The angry black woman myth -- People, places, & things that need to do better -- Letters to Olivia.
Summary, etc.: Offers humorous, poignant essays describing her experience as a black woman in modern America, covering such topics as how she's been questioned over her love of U2 and why you can't touch her hair.
Subject: Robinson, Phoebe.
Robinson, Phoebe > Humor.
African American women comedians > Biography.
Television comedy writers > United States > Biography.

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