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The Resource Claiming the B in LGBT : illuminating the bisexual narrative, edited by Kate Harrad with a foreword by H. Sharif Williams

Claiming the B in LGBT : illuminating the bisexual narrative, edited by Kate Harrad with a foreword by H. Sharif Williams

Label
Claiming the B in LGBT : illuminating the bisexual narrative
Title
Claiming the B in LGBT
Title remainder
illuminating the bisexual narrative
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kate Harrad with a foreword by H. Sharif Williams
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Even as the broader LGBT community enjoys political and societal advances in North America, the bisexual community still today contends with decades of misinformation stereotyping them as innately indecisive, self-loathing, and untrustworthy. Claiming the B in LGBT strives to give bisexuals a seat at the table. This guidebook to the history and future of the bisexual movement fuses a chronology of bisexual organizing with essays, poems, and articles detailing the lived experiences of bisexual activities struggling against a dominant culture driven by norms of monosexual attraction, compulsory monogamy, and inflexible notions of gender expression and identity. Kate Harrad's anthology of a thriving identity yearning to realize itself provides a vision of bisexuality that is beyond gay and straight, rather than left to merely occupy the space between"--
  • "A guidebook to the history and future of the bisexual movement. The book combines a chronology of bisexual organizing with essays, poems, and articles detailing the lived experiences of bisexuasl struggling against a dominant culture driven by norms of monosexual attraction, compulsory monogamy, and notions of gender expression and identity"--
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  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.76/50973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ74.2.U55
LC item number
H37 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harrad, Kate,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bisexuality
  • Bisexuals
  • Group identity
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Love & Romance
Label
Claiming the B in LGBT : illuminating the bisexual narrative, edited by Kate Harrad with a foreword by H. Sharif Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The basics -- Coming out (and staying in) -- Greedy, confused and invisible: Bi myths and legends -- The gender agenda -- Bisexuality and non-monogamy -- Dating -- Bisexual and disabled -- Bisexuals of color -- Lesser-spotted attractions -- Bisexuals and faith -- Bisexual through the years: life experiences -- Bi in the workplace -- Fictional bisexuality: reviews and reflections -- Allies in the bisexual community -- Let's do something about this: getting started in bisexual activism
Control code
1033567915
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 333 pages
Isbn
9781944934606
Lccn
2018018136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration
Label
Claiming the B in LGBT : illuminating the bisexual narrative, edited by Kate Harrad with a foreword by H. Sharif Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The basics -- Coming out (and staying in) -- Greedy, confused and invisible: Bi myths and legends -- The gender agenda -- Bisexuality and non-monogamy -- Dating -- Bisexual and disabled -- Bisexuals of color -- Lesser-spotted attractions -- Bisexuals and faith -- Bisexual through the years: life experiences -- Bi in the workplace -- Fictional bisexuality: reviews and reflections -- Allies in the bisexual community -- Let's do something about this: getting started in bisexual activism
Control code
1033567915
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 333 pages
Isbn
9781944934606
Lccn
2018018136
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration

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