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Title It's not all black and white : multiracial youth speak out / St. Stephen's Community House.

Publication Info. Toronto ; New York : Annick Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 Windsor, Main Library - Teen  YA-305.8 IT    Missing
Description ix, 109 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents We've come a long way. One of many ; Race is ubiquitous ; It's 2012, where have you been? ; Interview with Carol Camper, part one ; What am I supposed to look like? ; When your history's a mystery ; Interview with Jorge Lozano, my father ; Places, everyone-- action ; By Anonymous, a sixteen-year-old indigenous youth ; Interview with Jacqueline Kalaidjian -- Can I see your ID? No ID ; Not so traditional ; Black & white ; Interracial : Ojibwa, Seneca (Mohawk), and Métis ; What is your crazy fascination? ; Hair, or, glorious hair ; Black but not so beautiful ; Chameleon ; Mixed dranks on me ; Not just sexy ; Interview with Tomás Sebastian : white but boring ; Excerpt from "itty bitty-- a one-woman play" -- My world around me. Token people, token friends ; Navigating through culture : finding my way home ; One thing leads to another ; A different world ; Chocolate or milk : what's your favorite flavor? ; The blind side ; Family picture ; Assimilation, assimilation ; Loss of one half of me ; Mismatch ; Stir-fry ; Interview with Veronica Salvatierra : a young Latina mom talks about raising a mixed child ; My advice to parents : a mixed daughter's perspective -- Above and beyond race. No matter how many times ; The way I am ; Interview with Carol Camper, part two ; Complex simplicity ; Balance ; On a positive note ; Raindrop -- Advice for parents and caregivers.
Summary Biracial and multiracial youth discuss their lives and questions of identity though poems, essays, interviews, and personal reflections.
Subject Racially mixed people -- Race identity -- Canada -- Juvenile literature.
Racially mixed people -- Canada -- Attitudes -- Juvenile literature.
Racially mixed people -- Canada -- Interviews -- Juvenile literature.
Racially mixed people -- Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Minority youth -- Canada -- Juvenile literature.
Prejudices -- Canada -- Juvenile literature.
Self-esteem -- Juvenile literature.
Racially mixed people -- Race identity.
Racially mixed people -- Attitudes.
Racially mixed people -- Interviews.
Racially mixed people -- Biography.
Minority youth.
Added Author St. Stephen's Community House (Toronto, Ont.)
Added Title It is not all black and white
It is not all black & white
ISBN 9781554513802: $12.95
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