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By Michael Sadowski

ISBN-10: 143990801X

ISBN-13: 9781439908013

ISBN-10: 1439908028

ISBN-13: 9781439908020

Adolescence is a tricky time, however it may be relatively tense for lesbian, homosexual, bisexual, transgender, and queer-identifying adolescence. with the intention to steer clear of harassment and rejection, many LGBTQ youth conceal their identities from their households, friends, or even themselves.

 

Educator Michael Sadowski deftly brings the voices of LGBTQ formative years out into the open in his poignant and significant ebook, In a Queer Voice. Drawing on waves of interviews carried out six years aside, Sadowski chronicles how queer formative years, who have been frequently “silenced” in class and somewhere else, now can technique maturity with a robust, queer voice.

 

In a Queer Voice maintains the severe dialog approximately LGBTQ early life issues—from bullying and suicide to different dangers related to drug and alcohol abuse—by concentrating on the standards that support kids advance optimistic, self-affirming identities. utilizing the individuals’ heartfelt, impassioned voices, we listen what colleges, households, and groups can do to aid LGBTQ formative years develop into resilient, convinced adults.

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