Resituating the Crossroads: Theoretical Innovations in Black Feminist Ethnography

  title={Resituating the Crossroads: Theoretical Innovations in Black Feminist Ethnography},
  author={A. Johnson},
  pages={401 - 415}
Inspired by the seminal Black Feminist Anthropology volume edited by Irma McClaurin, I examine how Black feminist ethnographies have theorized intersectionality or what the Combahee River Collective called the “simultaneity” and “interlocking” of oppressions. One overlooked theoretical contribution by Black feminist ethnography in terms of analyzing race, class, and gender is the conception of the simultaneity of conjuncture and disjuncture. Given the location of the ethnographers… Expand
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