Brown, White, Black

305.800973 MEH

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Brown, White, Black : an american family at the intersection of race, gender, sexuality, and religion

Mehra, Nishta J, author.

Picador, 2019.

211 pages ; 22 cm.

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Essays describe how the author's experiences as an Indian American, the wife of a white Christian woman, and the mother of an adopted black son have been challenged by rigid cultural family norms.

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ISBN:

978-1-25013355-7 (hardcover)

ISBN:

978-1-25013355-7 (hardcover)

ISBN:

9781250133564 (ebook)

LC Call No:

HQ75.53 .M44 2019

LC Call No:

HQ75.53 .M44 2019

Author:

Mehra, Nishta J, author.

UniformTitle:

Essays. Selections

Title:

Brown, White, Black : an american family at the intersection of race, gender, sexuality, and religion.

VaryingTitle:

American family at the intersection of race, gender, sexuality, and religion

Edition:

First edition.

Publisher:

Picador, 2019.

Physical:

211 pages ; 22 cm.

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Summary:

Essays describe how the author's experiences as an Indian American, the wife of a white Christian woman, and the mother of an adopted black son have been challenged by rigid cultural family norms.

Subject:

Mehra, Nishta.

Subject:

Sexuality--Biography

Subject:

Race Relations--Biography

Subject:

Chritianity--Biography.

Subject:

Family.

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. All-American ethnic girl

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Black is the color of my true love's hair

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Working the trap

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Voluntarily bald

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Wrestling with ghosts

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Cult of motherhood

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Sin of our security

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Raising Shiv

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Making space

AE:PersName:

Mehra, Nishta. Pretending to be white.

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