The Resource The last black unicorn, Tiffany Haddish

The last black unicorn, Tiffany Haddish

Label
The last black unicorn
Title
The last black unicorn
Statement of responsibility
Tiffany Haddish
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From stand-up comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish comes The Last Black Unicorn, a hilarious, edgy, and heart-wrenching collection of autobiographical essays that will leave you laughing through tears. Tiffany Haddish grew up in one of the poorest parts of South Central Los Angeles. Her mother wound up with a debilitating brain injury after surviving a car accident. Tiffany never fit in anywhere: not in the households she rotated through in the foster care system, and certainly not the nearly all white high school she had to ride the bus an hour to attend. As an illiterate ninth grader, Tiffany did everything she could to survive. After a multitude of jobs, she finally realized that she had talent in an area she never would have suspected: comedy. Tiffany faced the 'routine' hindrances of climbing the entertainment business ladder--but had the added obstacles of sex, race, and class in her way. But she got there. She's humble, grateful, down to earth, and funny as hell. She still cleans the toilet the way she was shown by a foster mom who worked as a maid, and she still rolls her joints the way one of her foster dads taught her. Tiffany can't avoid being funny: it's just who she is. But The Last Black Unicorn is so much more than a side-splittingly hilarious collection of essays--it's a memoir of the struggles of one woman who came from nothing and nowhere. A woman who was able to achieve her dreams by reveling in her pain and awkwardness, showing the world who she really is, and inspiring others through the power of laughter
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
TOH
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haddish, Tiffany
Dewey number
  • 792.7/6028092
  • B
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN2287.H144
LC item number
A3 2017
Music parts
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Haddish, Tiffany
  • African American women comedians
  • Comedians
  • African American actors
  • Actors
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The last black unicorn, Tiffany Haddish
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=3286969
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local libraries
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508245513
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
EF56A294-D169-4BBA-9BEA-356BC5032971
System control number
  • 5757776
  • on1017944756
  • (OCoLC)1017944756
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The last black unicorn, Tiffany Haddish
Link
https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100087&titleID=3286969
Publication
Note
  • Available to Vancouver Residents only
  • Residents of other municipalities should check their local libraries
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • not applicable
Extent
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781508245513
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
Speed
unknown
Stock number
EF56A294-D169-4BBA-9BEA-356BC5032971
System control number
  • 5757776
  • on1017944756
  • (OCoLC)1017944756
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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