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The Resource The awkward thoughts of W. Kamau Bell : tales of a 6'4", African-American, heterosexual, cisgender, left-leaning, asthmatic, Black and proud Blerd, mama's boy, dad, and stand-up comedian, W. Kamau Bell

The awkward thoughts of W. Kamau Bell : tales of a 6'4", African-American, heterosexual, cisgender, left-leaning, asthmatic, Black and proud Blerd, mama's boy, dad, and stand-up comedian, W. Kamau Bell

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The awkward thoughts of W. Kamau Bell : tales of a 6'4", African-American, heterosexual, cisgender, left-leaning, asthmatic, Black and proud Blerd, mama's boy, dad, and stand-up comedian
Title
The awkward thoughts of W. Kamau Bell
Title remainder
tales of a 6'4", African-American, heterosexual, cisgender, left-leaning, asthmatic, Black and proud Blerd, mama's boy, dad, and stand-up comedian
Statement of responsibility
W. Kamau Bell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bell tackles "a wide range of issues, such as race relations; fatherhood; the state of law enforcement today; comedians and superheroes; right-wing politics; left-wing politics; failure; his interracial marriage; white men; his upbringing by very strong-willed, race-conscious, yet ideologically opposite parents; his early days struggling to find his comedic voice, then his later days struggling to find his comedic voice; why he never seemed to fit in with the Black comedy scene--or the white comedy scene; how he was a Black nerd way before that became a thing; how it took his wife and an East Bay lesbian to teach him that racism and sexism often walk hand in hand; and much, much more"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 792.7/6028092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN2287.B414
LC item number
A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The awkward thoughts of W. Kamau Bell : tales of a 6'4", African-American, heterosexual, cisgender, left-leaning, asthmatic, Black and proud Blerd, mama's boy, dad, and stand-up comedian, W. Kamau Bell
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2016059246
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 340 pages
Isbn
9781101985878
Lccn
2016059246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)981907489
Label
The awkward thoughts of W. Kamau Bell : tales of a 6'4", African-American, heterosexual, cisgender, left-leaning, asthmatic, Black and proud Blerd, mama's boy, dad, and stand-up comedian, W. Kamau Bell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2016059246
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 340 pages
Isbn
9781101985878
Lccn
2016059246
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)981907489

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