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The Resource Body geographic, Barrie Jean Borich, (electronic resource)

Body geographic, Barrie Jean Borich, (electronic resource)

Label
Body geographic
Title
Body geographic
Statement of responsibility
Barrie Jean Borich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A memoir from the award-winning author of My Lesbian Husband, Barrie Jean Borich's Body Geographic turns personal history into an inspired reflection on the points where place and person intersect, where running away meets running toward, and where dislocation means finding oneself. One coordinate of Borich's story is Chicago, the prototypical Great Lakes port city built by immigrants like her great-grandfather Big Petar, and the other is her own port of immigration, Minneapolis, the combined skylines of these two cities tattooed on Borich's own back. Between Chicago a
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Borich, Barrie Jean
Dewey number
818/.5403
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American lives
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Borich, Barrie Jean
  • Borich, Barrie Jean
  • Borich, Barrie Jean
  • Authors, American
  • Lesbian authors
  • Self-perception in women
  • Women
  • Mind and body
  • Maps
  • Middle West
  • Middle West
Label
Body geographic, Barrie Jean Borich, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Legend: My Body as the Middle West -- Map 1: Geographical Solutions : A map of the Middle West, with insets past and current -- Map 2: Alabaster City's Gleam : A body map of Chicago, with insets -- Map 3: American Doll : A map of Hong Kong imagined, with Avenue H insets -- Map 4: Mapping the Body Back : An overlay map, with pages illegible or missing -- Triptik: On a Clear Day, Catalina : Los Angeles itinerary, with overlooks and day trips -- Unmapped: Cities of Possibility -- Map 5: When We Were in the Projects : A topography of my mother's and my Chicago -- Map 6: Navigating Jazz : A map to the end of longing, with insets of my father's and my escape -- Map 7: Here Be Monsters : A cartography of the prairie, with overlays and panorama feature -- Triptik: Waterfront Property : New Orleans itinerary, with overlooks and meanderings -- Remapped: City in the Middle -- Legend Reinscribed: The Middle West as My Body -- Postmetropolis: Body Geographic -- About the Maps
Control code
ocn824353866
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803245464
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824353866
Label
Body geographic, Barrie Jean Borich, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Legend: My Body as the Middle West -- Map 1: Geographical Solutions : A map of the Middle West, with insets past and current -- Map 2: Alabaster City's Gleam : A body map of Chicago, with insets -- Map 3: American Doll : A map of Hong Kong imagined, with Avenue H insets -- Map 4: Mapping the Body Back : An overlay map, with pages illegible or missing -- Triptik: On a Clear Day, Catalina : Los Angeles itinerary, with overlooks and day trips -- Unmapped: Cities of Possibility -- Map 5: When We Were in the Projects : A topography of my mother's and my Chicago -- Map 6: Navigating Jazz : A map to the end of longing, with insets of my father's and my escape -- Map 7: Here Be Monsters : A cartography of the prairie, with overlays and panorama feature -- Triptik: Waterfront Property : New Orleans itinerary, with overlooks and meanderings -- Remapped: City in the Middle -- Legend Reinscribed: The Middle West as My Body -- Postmetropolis: Body Geographic -- About the Maps
Control code
ocn824353866
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780803245464
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)824353866

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