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ERIC Number: EJ883185
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 5
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ISSN: ISSN-1936-1653
"Mama's Boy; Preacher's Son": A Memoir
Whitlock, Reta Ugena
Journal of LGBT Youth, v7 n2 p176-180 2010
"Mama's Boy; Preacher's Son" is Kevin Jennings's autobiographical account of growing up gay in the Southern United States. In his memoir, Jennings shares formative experiences relating to his impoverished childhood and his career as teacher and social activist. His rich description of the influence of family relationships on his personal and professional identities contributes to understanding identities of LGBT youth.
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Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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