• Sociology
  • Published 2017

Frances Cress Welsing, Isis Ascendant: Teaching Self-Respect, Reasoning and Resistance

@inproceedings{Karenga2017FrancesCW,
  title={Frances Cress Welsing, Isis Ascendant: Teaching Self-Respect, Reasoning and Resistance},
  author={Maulana Karenga},
  year={2017}
}
The passing of Dr. Frances Cress Welsing (1935-2016) calls on us to pause and pay rightful homage to her-this accomplished and committed psychiatrist, activist-intellectual, author, way-opener and African woman of great weight and worth in the world. She audaciously and defiantly inserted herself in the annals of psychiatry and behavioral science and in the resistance discourse of Black people with her controversial and influential "The Cress Theory of Color-Confrontation and Racism (White… CONTINUE READING