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Author Fosberg, Michael Sidney.

Title Incognito : an American odyssey of race and self-discovery / Michael Sidney Fosberg.

Publication Info. Chicago, IL : Incognito, Inc, 2010.

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Plano CLD Adult Non Fiction - PDBB-4  305.896 FOS    AVAILABLE
Description 317 pages ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Contents Pacific highway -- Valley -- Starving Armenians -- Accidental father -- On the road -- Losing myself -- Revelation -- Sid -- A couple of things my mother never told me -- I always thought you were black -- If the shoe fits -- The "N" word -- Out of the closet -- Undercover father -- Holding pattern -- Another brother -- Wendy revealed -- It's Kansas, Dorothy -- Conviction -- Like father, like son -- Country roads -- Anger management -- Three sisters -- Sibling rivalry -- Change in scenery -- Christmas story -- Return to sender -- Uncomfortable conversation -- Back to the beginning -- Inkwell -- Roots -- In the mirror -- The South -- Heading home -- Epilogue.
Note Back and cover design by Tom Greensfelder; illustrations by Lora Fosberg.
Summary Michael Fosberg delves into issues of race, identity, family history, divorce, adoption, and finding a father in this poignant and funny memoir which he later embarked on transforming into a popular one-man show performed on a cross-country tour.
Subject Fosberg, Michael Sidney.
Racism -- United States.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
African American authors -- Biography.
Race Relations -- United States.
African Americans -- United States.
Prejudice -- United States -- Personal Narratives.
Ethnicity.
Race awareness.
Identity (Psychology)
Families.
Stereotypes (Social psychology)
United States -- Race relations.
Added Author Greensfelder, Tom.
Fosberg, Lora.
ISBN 9780615413969
061541396X

 
    
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