Contemporarity: Sufficiency in a Radical African Feminist Life

  title={Contemporarity: Sufficiency in a Radical African Feminist Life},
  author={P. Mcfadden},
  journal={Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism},
  pages={415 - 431}
  • P. Mcfadden
  • Published 1 November 2018
  • Sociology
  • Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism
Abstract:This essay theorizes contemporarity as a new framework for Black feminist resistances—personal and sociopolitical—and explores reimagined lived realities as a crucial site for the generation of new feminist epistemologies and alternative ways of living. Given the failures of neocolonial and neoliberal state regimes across the African continent and the globe to respond equitably to the imperatives of human emancipation, the paper argues for a return to and closer interrogation of… 
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