Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism
A groundbreaking work of feminst history and theory analyzing the complex relations between various forms of oppression. Ain't I a Woman examines the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the historic devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism within the recent women's movement, and black women's involvement with feminsim.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Valjeanne - LibraryThing
This book changed my life. Bell Hooks helped me to redefine every myth I had about women and feminism. I was conducting my thesis at the time, and actually shifted the course of my research. Read full review