The Resource Surpassing certainty : what my twenties taught me, Janet Mock, (electronic resource)

Surpassing certainty : what my twenties taught me, Janet Mock, (electronic resource)

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Surpassing certainty : what my twenties taught me
Title
Surpassing certainty
Title remainder
what my twenties taught me
Statement of responsibility
Janet Mock
Creator
Author
Narrator
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Riveting, rousing, and utterly real, Surpassing Certainty is a portrait of a young woman searching for her purpose and place in the world--without a road map to guide her.The journey begins a few months before her twentieth birthday. Janet Mock is adjusting to her days as a first-generation college student at the University of Hawaii and her nights as a dancer at a strip club. Finally content in her body, she vacillates between flaunting and concealing herself as she navigates dating and disclosure, sex and intimacy, and most important, letting herself be truly seen. Under the neon lights of Club Nu, Janet meets Troy, a yeoman stationed at Pearl Harbor naval base, who becomes her first. The pleasures and perils of their union serve as a backdrop for Janet's progression through her early twenties with all the universal growing pains--falling in and out of love, living away from home, and figuring out what she wants to do with her life. Despite her disadvantages, fueled by her dreams and inimitable drive, Janet makes her way through New York City while holding her truth close. She builds a career in the highly competitive world of magazine publishing--within the unique context of being trans, a woman, and a person of color. Long before she became one of the world's most respected media figures and lauded leaders for equality and justice, Janet was a girl taking the time she needed to just be--to learn how to advocate for herself before becoming an advocate for others. As you witness Janet's slow-won success and painful failures, Surpassing Certainty will embolden you, shift the way you see others, and affirm your journey in search of self
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mock, Janet
Dewey number
306.76/8092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
HQ77.8.M63
Literary text for sound recordings
autobiography
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Janet Mock
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mock, Janet
  • University of Hawaii (Honolulu)
  • Transgender people
  • Racially mixed people
  • Young women
  • Periodicals
  • Social advocacy
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
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Label
Surpassing certainty : what my twenties taught me, Janet Mock, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 57 min., 54 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508243038
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not applicable
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
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d9681b64-9632-483e-9753-10a6fd74d599
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unknown
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sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)990140322
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not applicable
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not applicable
Label
Surpassing certainty : what my twenties taught me, Janet Mock, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (07 hr., 57 min., 54 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508243038
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
d9681b64-9632-483e-9753-10a6fd74d599
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
(OCoLC)990140322
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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