Heavy

Heavy

An American Memoir

Downloadable Audiobook - 2018
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"Laymon writes eloquently and honestly about the physical manifestations of violence, grief, trauma, and abuse on his own body. He writes of his own eating disorder and gambling addiction as well as similar issues that run throughout his family. Through self-exploration, storytelling, and honest conversation with family and friends, Heavy seeks to bring what has been hidden into the light and to reckon with all of its myriad sources, from the most intimate--a mother-child relationship--to the most universal--a society that has undervalued and abused black bodies for centuries"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2018]
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781508265818
Branch Call Number: 921 Laymo
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (6 hr., 19 min., 55 sec.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc

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