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You can't touch my hair and other things I still have to explain

Author: Phoebe Robinson
Publisher: New York : Plume, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A hilarious and affecting essay collection about race, gender, and pop culture from celebrated stand-up comedian and WNYC podcaster Phoebe Robinson.
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Genre/Form: Essays
Anecdotes
Autobiographies
Humor
Named Person: Phoebe Robinson; Phoebe Robinson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Phoebe Robinson
ISBN: 9780143129202 0143129201
OCLC Number: 1062324883
Description: 1 volume ; 21 cm
Contents: 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 not-so-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.
Responsibility: Phoebe Robinson ; foreword by Jessica Williams.

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A hilarious and affecting essay collection about race, gender, and pop culture from celebrated stand-up comedian and WNYC podcaster Phoebe Robinson.

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