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Material Type: Book
Collection: Comics
Call Number: CAN AUTOBIO PET2019
Title: How Do I Tell My Mom I'm Black?: A Zine About Being Biracial, Racism in Ontario, and Thriving Despite it all
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Personal name: Peterson, Cleopatria
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015064 checked in 2022-05-25 18:30:17

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Topical term or geographic name as entry element: Autobiographical
Name of publisher, distributor, etc.: self-published
Date of publication, distribution, etc.: 2019
Other physical details: zine, thin format
Summary, etc. note: "How Do I Tell My Mom I'm Black? is a perzine describing the trauma of growing up biracial in Kingston Ontario, being told I'm not black because I talk white or I pass. I understand my privileged as a light skin person but racism is racism and I can't diminish what I've experienced. This is my lived experience and I hope you can find something akin to hope from them." (author's website)
Expansion of summary note: Canada, Canadian, Toronto, Ontario, women, queer, LGBTQ+, trauma, biracial, racism, internalized racism, family, relationships, childhood trauma, healing, diary, short stories, zine, thin format, BIPOC, people of colour, black creator, own voices
Method of acquisition: Purchase
Date of acquisition: April, 2019
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