The Power of Sum: An Accountability Sistah Circle.

  title={The Power of Sum: An Accountability Sistah Circle.},
  author={Denise Mclane-Davison and Camille R. Quinn and Kimberly P. Hardy and Rhoda L. Smith},
ABSTRACTDuoethnography offers the narratives of first-generation Black women scholars who created a virtual community as a transformative safe space for peer mentorship and scholarship. Framed through a womanist epistemological lens, our narratives provide insight about challenges and triumphs of navigating the academy from female scholars of African descent. Unique to this chronicle, the development of an Accountability Sistah Circle in 2012 became an organic transformative community for… CONTINUE READING