The Resource Boy erased : a memoir, Garrard Conley

Boy erased : a memoir, Garrard Conley

Label
Boy erased : a memoir
Title
Boy erased
Title remainder
a memoir
Statement of responsibility
Garrard Conley
Creator
Contributor
Author
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A beautiful, raw and compassionate memoir about identity, love and understanding. The son of a Baptist pastor and deeply embedded in church life in small town Arkansas, as a young man Garrard Conley was terrified and conflicted about his sexuality. When Garrard was a nineteen-year-old college student, he was outed to his parents, and was forced to make a life-changing decision: either agree to attend a church-supported conversion therapy program that promised to "cure" him of homosexuality; or risk losing family, friends, and the God he had prayed to every day of his life. Through an institutionalized Twelve-Step Program heavy on Bible study, he was supposed to emerge heterosexual, ex-gay, cleansed of impure urges and stronger in his faith in God for his brush with sin. Instead, even when faced with a harrowing and brutal journey, Garrard found the strength and understanding to break out in search of his true self and forgiveness. By confronting his buried past and the burden of a life lived in shadow, Garrard traces the complex relationships among family, faith, and community. At times heart-breaking, at times triumphant, this memoir is a testament to love that survives despite all odds
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conley, Garrard
Dewey number
306.76/6092
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
HQ75.8.C665
LC item number
A3 2016ab
Literary text for sound recordings
  • autobiography
  • memoirs
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Michael Crouch
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Crouch, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Conley, Garrard
  • Gays
  • Sexual reorientation programs
  • Ex-gay movement
  • Gays
  • Gay men
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not applicable
Label
Boy erased : a memoir, Garrard Conley
Link
Instantiates
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
Control code
ocn949669442
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (08 hr., 13 min., 21 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780399567421
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
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
B0290CC6-DB80-4D22-97E0-54503EA7F34D
System control number
(OCoLC)949669442
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Boy erased : a memoir, Garrard Conley
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
Control code
ocn949669442
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file (08 hr., 13 min., 21 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780399567421
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
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
B0290CC6-DB80-4D22-97E0-54503EA7F34D
System control number
(OCoLC)949669442
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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