People Change

January 4, 2022|
People Change by Vivek Shraya
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"A deeply generous and honest gift to the world."
--Elliot Page
 
The author of I’m Afraid of Men lets readers in on the secrets to a life of reinvention.
 


Vivek Shraya knows this to be true: people change. We change our haircuts and our outfits and our minds. We change names, titles, labels. We attempt to blend in or to stand out. We outgrow relationships, we abandon dreams for new ones, we start fresh. We seize control of our stories. We make resolutions.
 
In fact, nobody knows this better than Vivek, who’s made a career of wearing many hats: artist, performer, musician, writer, model, teacher. In People Change, she reflects on the origins of this impulse, tracing it to childhood influences from Hinduism to Madonna. What emerges is a meditation on change itself: why we fear it, why we’re drawn to it, what motivates us to change, and what traps us in place.
 
At a time when we’re especially contemplating who we want to be, this slim and stylish handbook is an essential companion—a guide to embracing our many selves and the inspiration to discover who we’ll become next.
 
VIVEK SHRAYA is an artist whose body of work crosses the boundaries of music, literature, visual art, theatre, and film. Her bestselling book I''m Afraid of Men was heralded by Vanity Fair as "cultural rocket fuel," and her album Part-Time Woman was nominated for the Polaris Music Prize. The founder of the publishing imprint ...
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Title:People Change
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:112 pages, 6.88 X 4.75 X 0.31 in
Shipping dimensions:112 pages, 6.88 X 4.75 X 0.31 in
Published:January 4, 2022
Publisher:Penguin Canada
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780735238657

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