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"I Will Not Be Erased": Our stories about growing up as people of colour

By gal-dem

Fourteen joyous, funny and life-affirming essays from gal-dem, the award-winning magazine created by young women and non-binary people of colour.

gal-dem, the award-winning online and print magazine, is created by women and non-binary people of colour. In this thought-provoking and moving collection of fourteen essays, gal-dem's writers use raw material from their teenage years – diaries, poems and chat histories – to give advice to their younger selves and those growing up today. gal-dem have been praised by the Guardian for being "the agents of change we need", and these essays tackle important subjects including race, gender, mental health and activism, making this essential reading for any young person. “A radical, beautiful, world-changing collection of writing that we all need to read.” Scarlett Curtis, Feminists Don’t Wear Pink

  • "I Will Not Be Erased" has been serialized in the Guardian Weekend magazine, selected for the Lush Book Club and featured on Refinery 29.
  • gal-dem have collaborated with numerous high-profile brands and organizations, including ASOS, Liberty of London, the V&A and Tate Modern.
  • gal-dem have taken over the Guardian's Saturday magazine (August 2018) and created the Black British History series for Channel 4 (October 2019). They've been featured on Front Row and Woman's Hour.

About the author

gal-dem is a new media publication, launched by Liv Little in 2015, committed to telling the stories of women and non-binary people of colour. With their online and print magazine, they’re addressing inequality and misrepresentation in the industry through platforming the creative and editorial work of their community across essays, opinion, news, arts, music, politics and lifestyle content.

ISBN: 9781406386370
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 1, 2019
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 208pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $22.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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