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You have to be gay to know God

Author: Siya Khumalo
Publisher: Cape Town : Kwela Books, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Siya Khumalo grew up in a Durban township where one sermon could whip up a lynch mob against those considered different. Drawing on personal experience - his childhood, life in the army, attending church, and competing in pageants - Khumalo explores being LGBTQI+ in South Africa today. In You have to be gay to know God, he takes us on a daring journey, exposing the interrelatedness of religion, politics and sex as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Siya Khumalo
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Siya Khumalo
ISBN: 9780795708244 0795708246
OCLC Number: 1043354210
Notes: "Strong language, multiple triggers."
Description: 287 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Siya Khumalo.

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"Siya Khumalo grew up in a Durban township where one sermon could whip up a lynch mob against those considered different. Drawing on personal experience - his childhood, life in the army, attending church, and competing in pageants - Khumalo explores being LGBTQI+ in South Africa today. In You have to be gay to know God, he takes us on a daring journey, exposing the interrelatedness of religion, politics and sex as the expectations of African cultures mingle with greed and colonial religion."

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