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Womanist Consciousness: Maggie Lena Walker and the Independent Order of Saint Luke
We take our stand on the solidarity of humanity, the oneness of life, and the unnaturalness and injustice of all special favoritisms, whether of sex, race, country, or condition. If one link of theExpand
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Negotiating and Transforming the Public Sphere: African American Political Life in the Transition from Slavery to Freedom
We the sisters of the church feeling that we are interested in the welfare of the same and also working hard to finish the house and have been working by night and day . . . We know you have adoptedExpand
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African-American Women's Quilting
One of the central problems that confronts those of us who attempt to teach or write about nonwhite, non-middle-class, non-Western persons is how to center our work, our teaching, in the lives of theExpand
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Polyrhythms and Improvization: Lsssons for Women's History
Luisah Teish, in Jambalaya: The Natural Woman's Book of Personal Charms and Practical Rituals, writes about going home to New Orleans for a visit and being met by her family at the airport: 'Before IExpand
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Book Review -- Black Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia (Volumes I and II) Edited by Darlene Clark Hine with Elsa Barkley Brown and Rosalyn Terborg-Penn
Black Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia (Volumes I and II), edited by Darlene Clark Hine with Elsa Barkley Brown and Rosalyn Terborg-Penn. New York: Carlson, 1993. 1,530 pp., $195.00,Expand