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A queer and pleasant danger : a memoir / Kate Bornstein.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Main Library BP605.S2 B67 2012 37684001096095 Leisure Reading Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780807001653
  • ISBN: 0807001651
  • ISBN: 9780807001837
  • ISBN: 080700183X
  • Physical Description: xviii, 258 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-254).
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: The kiss of death -- Part 1. Go ; The he-man woman-hater's club ; What sex had to do with it ; Size matters ; A scifi writer, an actor, and God walk into a bar -- Part 2. There's nothing funny about any of this ; Where have all the flowers gone? ; Love was never free ; Beached ; Family man ; All good things -- Part 3. The lost boys ; Over the borderline ; Stages of life ; OK, kid, this is where it gets complicated ; Girl -- Epilogue: Hello, sweetie.
Summary, etc.:
"Bornstein shares her story: from a nice Jewish boy growing up in New Jersey to a strappingly handsome lieutenant of the Church of Scientology's Sea Organization flagship vessel, and later to 1990s Seattle, where she becomes a rising star in the lesbian community. In between there are wives and lovers, heartbreak and triumph, bridges mended and broken, and a journey of self-discovery that will mesmerize readers."--Jacket.
Subject: Bornstein, Kate, 1948-
Ex-church members > Church of Scientology International > Biography.
Male-to-female transsexuals > Biography.

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