But Some of Us Are Brave: Black Women's Studies by Gloria T. Hull (Editor)

By Gloria T. Hull (Editor)

This ground-breaking assortment offers hours of delight for the overall reader and a wealth of fabrics had to increase path devices on black girls; political concept, literary essays on significant writers, directions for consciousness-raising approximately racism, and surveys of black women's contributions to the blues.

Show description

Read Online or Download But Some of Us Are Brave: Black Women's Studies PDF

Best african-american studies books

White Scholars African American Texts

"Funny, painful, and anxious by way of turns, this totally important quantity powerfully engages readers in passionate debates concerning the position of the non-African American instructor of African American literature. "-Maureen Reddy, coeditor of Race within the university school room: Pedagogy and Politics What makes an individual an expert?

The Postwar African American Novel: Protest and Discontent, 1945-1950 (Margaret Walker Alexander Series in African American Studies)

Americans on the planet conflict II period received the novels of African American writers in extraordinary numbers. however the names at the books lining cabinets and filling barracks trunks weren't the now-familiar Richard Wright and Ralph Ellison, yet Frank Yerby, Chester Himes, William Gardner Smith, and J. Saunders Redding.

The Negro's Civil War: How American Blacks Felt and Acted During the War for the Union

During this vintage examine, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer James M. McPherson deftly narrates the adventure of blacks--former slaves and infantrymen, preachers, visionaries, medical professionals, intellectuals, and customary people--during the Civil battle. Drawing on modern journalism, speeches, books, and letters, he offers an eclectic chronicle in their fears and hopes in addition to their crucial contributions to their very own freedom.

Gold Coast Diasporas: Identity, Culture, and Power (Blacks in the Diaspora)

Even if they got here from special polities and peoples who spoke assorted languages, slaves from the African Gold Coast have been jointly pointed out via Europeans as "Coromantee" or "Mina. " Why those ethnic labels have been embraced and the way they have been used by enslaved Africans to increase new team identities is the topic of Walter C.

Extra info for But Some of Us Are Brave: Black Women's Studies

Sample text

Chisholm, S. Unbought and Unbossed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1970. Clark, S. Echo in My Soul. New York: E. P. Dutton, 1962. Cooper, A. A Voice from the South: By a Black Woman of the South. Xenia, Ohio: Aldine, 1892. Coppin, F. Reminiscences of School Life, and Hints on Teaching. Philadelphia: African Episcopal Book Concern, 1913. Daniel, S. Woman Builders. : Associated, 1931. Dannett, S. Profiles of Negro Womanhood. New York: M. W. Lads, 1964. Davis, A. " Ms. 3 (June 1975):74-77. 23 24 Searching For Sisterhood Davis, A.

198-210. New York: Signet, 1970. , and Group. " In The Black Woman, ed. T. Cade. pp. 189-97. New York: Signet. 1970. 28 Searching for Sisterhood Washingwn, M. " In Progress of a Race, ed. J. Nichols and W. Crogman, pp. 178, 182, 192-95, 209. : J. L. Nichols, 1929. Williams, F. " In A New Negro for a New Century, ed. J. MacBrady, pp. 381-83,427-28. Chicago: American Publishing House, 1900. Williams, F. " The Voice of the Negro I (1904):101. Williams, F. " In Progress of a Race, ed. J. Nichols and W.

It leaves out far too much and far too many people, particularly Black men, women, and children. , how they act, and how they oppress. , their biological maleness-that makes them 'what they are. As Black women we find any type of biological determinism a particularly dangerous and reactionary basis upon which to build a politic. We must also question whether lesbian separatism is an adequate and progressive political analysis and strategy, even for those who practice it, since it so completely denies any but the sexual sources of women's oppression, negating the facts of class and race.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.10 of 5 – based on 48 votes