A Quick & Easy Guide to They/them Pronouns

A Quick & Easy Guide to They/them Pronouns

Book - 2018 | First edition
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"A quick, easy and important educational comic guide to using gender-neutral pronouns."--Amazon.
"Archie, a snarky genderqueer artist, is tired of people not understanding gender-neutral pronouns. Tristan, a cisgender dude, is looking for an easy way to introduce gender-neutral pronouns to his increasingly diverse workplace. The longtime best friends team up in this short and fun comic guide that explains what pronouns are, why they matter, and how to use them. They also include what to do if you make a mistake, and some tips-and-tricks for those who identify outside of the binary to keep themselves safe in this binary-centric world." -- Publisher's description
Publisher: Portland, OR : Limerence Press, 2018
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 1620104997 (paperback)
9781620104996 (paperback)
Branch Call Number: 305.3 BON
Characteristics: 60 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 18 cm

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SCL_Amy
Aug 03, 2019

This light-hearted guide deals well with a serious subject matter of growing importance. The fun drawings and relationship between the two narrators make it a pleasant read, but it also provides readers with some clear guidelines about respecting the wishes of those around us and the attitude with which we should approach the needs of others. Most impactfully, it offers insight on why pronouns the language we use to refer to people are important. It's a helpful and meaningful book!

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deborahbates
Jul 18, 2019

A great guide to explaining the importance of respecting individual people's pronouns. The perspective is shared between the non-binary and cisgender authors demonstrating healthy engagement of this topic on both sides. Great for anyone exploring their gender identity or someone who wants to know more about how create an inclusive environment for non-binary folks. Educational and easy to understand.

JCLEmmaF Mar 15, 2019

Hi, everyone should read this super quick comic about gender neutral pronouns! It's a swift and clear read, and will hopefully encourage growth and respect, and also make you smile.

I wasn't positive why the cis male talked so much; perhaps to identify with cis readers.

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KateCCL
Feb 11, 2019

This really is a quick and easy intro to using they/them in everyday conversation, and why it's something we should do more often. Whether you are wanting to use these pronouns yourself or help others become more comfortable, this is a welcoming and non-intimidating way of doing so.

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brennapladsen
Nov 25, 2018

This is a great and short introduction. It has very personal narrators but also doesn't coddle the reader.

LPL_CentennialC Sep 25, 2018

This really is a quick & easy guide! If you've been curious to learn more about gender neutral pronouns or have some questions, this little book is ready to help. Even if using they/them pronouns is completely new territory for you, the authors do a great job of making the concept accessible to everyone with the use of easy to understand language and helpful illustrations.

Perfect quote to describe the attitude of this book, "Nothing is as cool as being an empathetic and respectful person."

DBRL_JessicaM Sep 11, 2018

A quick read to answer some of the more basic questions about they/them pronouns. Clears up some misconceptions that people hold onto about them. Very good for someone starting the process or introducing someone else to the idea. Will be buying copies for relatives.

DBRL_DanaS Sep 11, 2018

Provides a simple and brief overview of they/them pronouns. A decent starting point for those unfamiliar with gender neutral concepts or terminologies, but its a vast topic that warrants further exploration.

SCL_BethZ Jul 06, 2018

Very easy to read! Highly recommended for anyone who wants to do better at using gender neutral pronouns.

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emcelvaine
Aug 10, 2018

emcelvaine thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

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