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The meaning of Michelle : 16 writers on the iconic first lady and how her journey inspires our own
The meaning of Michelle : 16 writers on the iconic first lady and how her journey inspires our own
2018
Books
Michelle Obama is unlike any other First Lady in American History. From her first moments on the public stage, she has challenged traditional American notions about what it means to be beautiful, to be strong, to be fashion-conscious, to be healthy, to be First Mom, to be a caretaker and hostess, and to be partner to the most powerful man in the world. While many books have looked at Michelle Obama from a fashion perspective, no book has fully explored what Michelle Obama means to our culture. The Meaning of Michelle does just that, while offering a parting gift to a landmark moment in American history.
Imprint:
New York, N.Y. : Picador/St Martin's Press, 2018.
Collation:
xvii, 220 pages ; 21 cm.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
Michelle in High Cotton / Benilde Little -- Crushing on Michelle: Or the Unapologetic Power of Blackness / Damon Young -- The Composer and the Brain: A Conversation about Music, Marriage, Power, Creativity, Partnership ... and the Obamas / Jason Moran -- Lady O and King Bey / Brittney Cooper -- We Go Way Back / Ylonda Gault Caviness -- Two Black First Ladies Walk into a Room / Chirlane McCray -- Becoming the Wife / Cathi Hanauer -- On Being Flawlessly Imperfect / Tiffany Dufu -- She Slays: Michelle Obama & the Power of Dressing Like You Mean It / Tanisha C. Ford -- Cooking with a Narrative / Marcus Samuelsson -- Michelle Obama: Representational Justice / Sarah Lewis -- The Freedom to Be Yourself / Karen Hill Anton -- She Loves Herself When She Is Laughing: Michelle Obama, Taking Down a Stereotype and Co-Creating a Presidency / Rebecca Carroll -- The Best of Wives and Best of Women / Phillipa Soo -- Making Space / Roxane Gay.
ISBN:
97812501602329781250114969
Dewey class:
973.932092973.932
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryBiography973.932 OBAOnloan - Due: 01 Oct 2020
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