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The Resource Nevertheless, we persisted : 48 voices of defiance, strength, and courage, foreword by Senator Amy Klobuchar

Nevertheless, we persisted : 48 voices of defiance, strength, and courage, foreword by Senator Amy Klobuchar

Label
Nevertheless, we persisted : 48 voices of defiance, strength, and courage
Title
Nevertheless, we persisted
Title remainder
48 voices of defiance, strength, and courage
Statement of responsibility
foreword by Senator Amy Klobuchar
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A powerful collection of essays from actors, activists, athletes, politicians, musicians, writers, and teens, including Senator Amy Klobuchar, actress Alia Shawkat, actor Maulik Pancholy, poet Azure Antoinette, teen activist Gavin Grimm, and many, many more, each writing about a time in their youth when they were held back because of their race, gender, or sexual identity--but persisted"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
170/.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1631
LC item number
.N48 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Klobuchar, Amy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conduct of life
  • Persistence
  • Courage
  • Conduct of life
  • Persistence
  • Courage
Target audience
adolescent
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Label
Nevertheless, we persisted : 48 voices of defiance, strength, and courage, foreword by Senator Amy Klobuchar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes discussion questions
  • Includes 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
  • As is
  • by Alysia Reiner
  • Everyone plays
  • by Amy Chu, with illustrations by Loui Chin
  • From high-jumping to life support to wheelchair basketball in Afghanistan
  • by Jess Markt
  • Nevertheless, love persisted
  • by Danielle Vabner
  • (Young) man in the mirror
  • by Nate Smith
  • Somewhere over the rainbow
  • A woman's place is in the kitchen
  • by Maneet Chauhan
  • Be bigger than your story
  • a conversation with Tay Anderson and Leland Melvin
  • Twisted-mouth
  • by Jeff Gomez
  • The unfinished Maulik Pancholy pilot
  • by Maulik Pancholy
  • You, sailor
  • by Erin McKeown
  • by Sally Kohn
  • Triple threat
  • a conversation with Tamika, Tauja, and Kenyon Catchings
  • Making it better
  • by James Lecesne
  • They didn't succeed, I survived
  • by Fanny Starr
  • Learning about empathy
  • by Imran Siddiquee
  • The roots of embodied education
  • by Liz Wolfson
  • For brown girls who blossom on their own time
  • Not a doll
  • by Jadaida Glover
  • The quietly relentless
  • by Soraya Chemaly
  • More than my womb
  • by Melissa Marr
  • Just the beginning
  • by Jesselyn Silva
  • #Nofilter
  • by Azure Antoinette
  • by Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez
  • I didn't fit in, what a gift
  • by Vicki Saunders
  • Window seat
  • by Representative Leslie Herod
  • Reflections of a younger Silvercloud
  • by Johnny Silvercloud
  • Sometimes you are better off not knowing
  • by Binta Niambi Brown
  • How writing a college essay taught me more about myself than life
  • by Patricia Valoy
  • Own world
  • Nevertheless, I write
  • by Amy Fox
  • The new kid
  • by Josè Antonio Tijerino
  • Brown boy, white suburbia
  • by Pej Vahdat
  • The practice of self-love
  • by Wade Davis
  • Guts
  • by J. W. Cortés
  • by Alia Shawkat
  • Black ancestry and artistry wielded against the police state
  • by Patrisse Khan-Cullors
  • I am not Susanne, I am Soulaima
  • Soulaima Gourani
  • We rise
  • by Xiuhtezcatl Martinez
  • Rewriting the rules
  • by Dr. Gail Schoettler
  • Beyond the baseline
  • a conversation with Jason and Jarron Collins
  • Your golden thread
  • My growth through drought
  • by Kiara Nirghin
  • L'amour, maybe not
  • by Shruti Ganguly
  • Writing my own story
  • by Jillian Mercado
  • The accidental activist
  • by Gavin Grimm
  • by Matthew Burgess
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781524771973
Lccn
2017043558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2017043558
Label
Nevertheless, we persisted : 48 voices of defiance, strength, and courage, foreword by Senator Amy Klobuchar
Publication
Note
  • Includes discussion questions
  • Includes 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
  • As is
  • by Alysia Reiner
  • Everyone plays
  • by Amy Chu, with illustrations by Loui Chin
  • From high-jumping to life support to wheelchair basketball in Afghanistan
  • by Jess Markt
  • Nevertheless, love persisted
  • by Danielle Vabner
  • (Young) man in the mirror
  • by Nate Smith
  • Somewhere over the rainbow
  • A woman's place is in the kitchen
  • by Maneet Chauhan
  • Be bigger than your story
  • a conversation with Tay Anderson and Leland Melvin
  • Twisted-mouth
  • by Jeff Gomez
  • The unfinished Maulik Pancholy pilot
  • by Maulik Pancholy
  • You, sailor
  • by Erin McKeown
  • by Sally Kohn
  • Triple threat
  • a conversation with Tamika, Tauja, and Kenyon Catchings
  • Making it better
  • by James Lecesne
  • They didn't succeed, I survived
  • by Fanny Starr
  • Learning about empathy
  • by Imran Siddiquee
  • The roots of embodied education
  • by Liz Wolfson
  • For brown girls who blossom on their own time
  • Not a doll
  • by Jadaida Glover
  • The quietly relentless
  • by Soraya Chemaly
  • More than my womb
  • by Melissa Marr
  • Just the beginning
  • by Jesselyn Silva
  • #Nofilter
  • by Azure Antoinette
  • by Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez
  • I didn't fit in, what a gift
  • by Vicki Saunders
  • Window seat
  • by Representative Leslie Herod
  • Reflections of a younger Silvercloud
  • by Johnny Silvercloud
  • Sometimes you are better off not knowing
  • by Binta Niambi Brown
  • How writing a college essay taught me more about myself than life
  • by Patricia Valoy
  • Own world
  • Nevertheless, I write
  • by Amy Fox
  • The new kid
  • by Josè Antonio Tijerino
  • Brown boy, white suburbia
  • by Pej Vahdat
  • The practice of self-love
  • by Wade Davis
  • Guts
  • by J. W. Cortés
  • by Alia Shawkat
  • Black ancestry and artistry wielded against the police state
  • by Patrisse Khan-Cullors
  • I am not Susanne, I am Soulaima
  • Soulaima Gourani
  • We rise
  • by Xiuhtezcatl Martinez
  • Rewriting the rules
  • by Dr. Gail Schoettler
  • Beyond the baseline
  • a conversation with Jason and Jarron Collins
  • Your golden thread
  • My growth through drought
  • by Kiara Nirghin
  • L'amour, maybe not
  • by Shruti Ganguly
  • Writing my own story
  • by Jillian Mercado
  • The accidental activist
  • by Gavin Grimm
  • by Matthew Burgess
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9781524771973
Lccn
2017043558
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
2017043558

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