Re-thinking a black feminist standpoint

  title={Re-thinking a black feminist standpoint},
  author={Tracey Reynolds},
  journal={Ethnic and Racial Studies},
  pages={591 - 606}
  • T. Reynolds
  • Published 1 January 2002
  • Sociology
  • Ethnic and Racial Studies
Black feminists in Britain and the USA have long argued that there exists a black feminist standpoint based on theoretical understanding of black women's everyday experiences. This article draws connections between black feminist standpoint theory and the widening availability of black women's writings within literature and popular culture to investigate the issue of what experiences get taken up and come to define the black female experience. Through doing so, questions are raised about the… 
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