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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library B McGowan Rose (Text) 22960001528610 Adult Biography Available -
Beaufort - Bluffton Branch B MCGOWAN (Text) 0530006069488 Adult Biography Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch B MCGOWAN (Text) 0530006062886 Adult Biography Collection Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch B MCGOWAN MCG (Text) 30018005315417 Adult Biography Available -
Florence - Main Library 92 McGowan (Text) 33172006323628 Adult Biography Available -
Kershaw - Elgin Library B MCGOWAN (Text) 33255003487296 Adult Biography Available -
Lancaster - Lancaster Branch B MCGOWAN (Text) 30553103423655 Adult Biography Storage -
York - Fort Mill Branch BIOGRAPHY MCGOWAN (Text) 33205011795800 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
York - Rock Hill Branch BIOGRAPHY MCGOWAN (Text) 33205011795743 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062655981
  • ISBN: 0062655981
  • Physical Description: 251 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : HarperOne, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Child of God -- American girl -- Runaway thinker -- Brutality -- Captivity -- It begins -- Death of self -- Circus life -- Televised life -- Destruction -- Ashes to ashes -- Phoenix rise -- Cult of thought -- We are brave -- P.S.
Summary, etc.:
A revealing memoir and empowering manifesto. A voice for generations. Rose McGowan was born in one cult and came of age in another, more visible cult: Hollywood. In a strange world where she was continually on display, stardom soon became a personal nightmare of constant exposure and sexualization. Rose escaped into the world of her mind, something she had done as a child, and into high-profile relationships. Every detail of her personal life became public, and the realities of an inherently sexist industry emerged with every script, role, public appearance, and magazine cover. The Hollywood machine packaged her as a sexualized bombshell, hijacking her image and identity and marketing them for profit. Hollywood expected Rose to be silent and cooperative and to stay the path. Instead, she rebelled and asserted her true identity and voice. She reemerged unscripted, courageous, victorious, angry, smart, fierce, unapologetic, controversial, and real as f*ck. BRAVE is her raw, honest, and poignant memoir/manifesto--a no-holds-barred, pull-no-punches account of the rise of a millennial icon, fearless activist, and unstoppable force for change who is determined to expose the truth about the entertainment industry, dismantle the concept of fame, shine a light on a multibillion-dollar business built on systemic misogyny, and empower people everywhere to wake up and be BRAVE. -- Publisher
Subject: McGowan, Rose, 1973-
Actors > United States > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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