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The Lower East Side Librarian Library of Congress Subject Headings of the Week for Week 22, July 15, 2011 are:
150 Autobiographical comic books, strips, etc. [May Subd Geog] [sp2011002678]
550 BT Biographical comic books, strips, etc.
Here's one to keep an eye on!
150 Cyclones [May Subd Geog] [sp 85035089 ]
680 Works on the cyclonic storms of the West Indies are entered under Hurricanes; those of the China Seas and the Philippines under Typhoons. DELETE FIELD
680 Works on strong tropical cyclones of the North Atlantic and eastern Pacific oceans are entered under Hurricanes; those of the northwestern Pacific Ocean under Typhoons. ADD FIELD
What about the BROOKLYN CYCLONES?
150 Discrimination against overweight persons [May Subd Geog] [sp 89004325 ]
450 UF Anti-fat bias ADD FIELD
450 UF Fat bias ADD FIELD
450 UF Fat discrimination ADD FIELD
450 UF Fat oppression ADD FIELD
450 UF Obesity bias ADD FIELD
450 UF Obesity discrimination ADD FIELD
450 UF Oppression, Fat ADD FIELD
450 UF Overweight bias ADD FIELD
I'd prefer to see one or more of the UFs as a subject heading in its own right, but it's a start.
150 Gender expression [May Subd Geog] [sp2011002609]
450 UF Expression, Gender
550 BT Sex (Psychology)
550 RT Sex role
Hello, Gender expression!!! Thank you, Adam Schiff!
150 Pain in mass media [Not Subd Geog] [sp2011002819]
550 BT Mass media
Am I the only one who read this as Pain in the ass media at first glance?
150 Women, Male (African people) [May Subd Geog] [sp2011002739]
450 UF Male women (African people)
Good one, Northwestern University cataloger!