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In a Queer Voice: Journeys of Resilience from Adolescence to Adulthood

In a Queer Voice: Journeys of Resilience from Adolescence to Adulthood

By: Michael Sadowski (author)Paperback

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Description

In-depth interviews show us how LGBTQ youth survive adolescence, thrive as adults, and find a voice that is uniquely their own

About Author

Michael Sadowski is an Assistant Professor in the Bard College Master of Arts in Teaching Program, based in New York City and Annandale-on-Hudson, New York. He is also the editor of Adolescents at School: Perspectives on Youth, Identity, and Education. A former high school teacher, he was also an instructor at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, editor of the Harvard Education Letter, and vice-chair of the Massachusetts Governor's Commission on Gay and Lesbian Youth.

Contents

ContentsForeword by Carol GilliganIntroduction: The Importance of Being Heard1 David: The Slow Build of a Voice of Resistance2 Lindsey: Learning a New Language3 Ruth: A Person to Trust and a Place to Belong4 Travis: Twenty-First-Century Everyman5 Jordan: Across the Gender Border-and Back Again6 Eddie: Coming Out and Embracing the World7 The Quest for "One Good Relationship": Connections and Disconnections in Adolescence8 Foundations of Queer Voice: Silence and Support in Schools, Communities, Families, and Society Afterword AcknowledgmentsNote on the Listening Guide MethodReferencesOnline Resources for Supporting Queer Youth VoiceIndex

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781439908020
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 206
  • ID: 9781439908020
  • ISBN10: 1439908028

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