Mixed Feelings (Paperback)

Poems and Stories

By Avan Jogia

Andrews McMeel Publishing, 9781449496210, 144pp.

Publication Date: September 17, 2019

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Description

From actor Avan Jogia comes a raw and moving collection of poetry, stories, and art about living as a mixed-race person in a world increasingly fixated on racial identity.

In Mixed Feelings, Avan Jogia explores his complicated emotions around race, identity, religion, and family through poetry and imagery. Drawing on the author's own life story as well as interviews he's conducted with friends and strangers, Mixed Feelings serves as a dialogue starter for difficult topics that now, more than ever, need to be discussed.
 


About the Author

Avan Jogia is an artist whose work spans film, writing, and music. He was raised in Canada, the son of an Indian-British father and English-Irish mother. This is his first book.


Praise For Mixed Feelings: Poems and Stories

"Thank you to Avan for having the courage and the wit and the insight to write this book. It's the poetry collection that a new generation of artists needs, and he did such an incredible job being both vulnerable and empowering." (Mallory Viscardi, Editor of Little Infinite, Little Infinite)