When 17 Year Old Hazel Newlevant Takes A Summer Job Clearing Ivy From The Forest In Her Home Town Of Portland, Oregon, Her Only Expectation Is To Earn A Little Money Homeschooled, Affluent, And Sheltered, Hazel Soon Finds Her Job Working Side By Side With At Risk Teens To Be An Initiation Into A New World That She Has No Skill In Navigating This Uncomfortable And Compelling Memoir Is An Important Story Of A Girl S Awakening To The Racial Insularity Of Her Life, The Power Of White Privilege, And The Hidden Story Of Segregation In Portland.
Hazel Newlevant is a Portland raised, Queens residing cartoonist Their comics include Tender Hearted, Sugar Town, No Ivy League, and If This Be Sin They are the editor and publisher of the anthologies Chainmail Bikini and Comics For Choice Their work has been honored with the Ignatz Award, Xeric Grant and the Prism Comics Queer Press Grant.
- 208 pages
- No Ivy League
- Hazel Newlevant
- 01 September 2018 Hazel Newlevant