The Resource A passionate engagement : a memoir, (ebook)

A passionate engagement : a memoir, (ebook)

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A passionate engagement : a memoir
Title
A passionate engagement
Title remainder
a memoir
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Passionate Engagement is both a love story and a story of political activism. In this remarkable memoir, Ken Harvey (award-winning author of If You Were With Me Everything Would Be All Right) reveals his own experience of coming out as a gay man, of meeting and falling in love with the man who would become his husband, and of growing into a social and political activist. Much of the story is filled with the kind of sensitive writing that Harvey demonstrated in his earlier work, but this book also shows a different side as he moves from the fictional to non-fictional, as he puts himself bluntly in the middle of the conflict. As the book progresses, the reader moves with Harvey from outside observer to inside participant of the political struggle for same-sex marriage. His shift is significant, and a reader can't help but be moved along with him. This is a timely and important book, one that puts a truly human face onto this important social movement
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Harvey, Ken
Dewey number
306.766/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Same-sex marriage
  • Gay couples
  • Harvey, Ken
  • Gay men
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
A passionate engagement : a memoir, (ebook)
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781545722206
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12083730
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12083730
System control number
MWT12083730
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A passionate engagement : a memoir, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781545722206
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12083730
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12083730
System control number
MWT12083730
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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