Where We Stand: Class Matters
Drawing on both her roots in Kentucky and her adventures with Manhattan Coop boards, Where We Stand is a successful black woman's reflection--personal, straight forward, and rigorously honest--on how our dilemmas of class and race are intertwined, and how we can find ways to think beyond them.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LibraryThing
bell hooks makes a lot of important points and connections in these essays on class, as well as on the intersections between class, race, and gender. However, I found it rather repetitive; since each chapter was apparently written as a separate essay it felt as if the same thing was said many times through-out the different essays. Within each essay, I sometimes felt that the writing meandered and it was difficult to follow the train of thought at times. This was my first book by bell hooks and I would definitely like to read more by her, but unfortunately my library does not have many of her books.
Review: Where We Stand: Class MattersUser Review - Goodreads
This book was given to me by my daughter and it was a superb Christmas present. Bell Hooks made me think. Since I live in Kenya I have been much more interested in class and its impact than when I ...