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The Spirit Bears Witness: Reflections of Two Black Women's Journey in the Academy.

@inproceedings{Generett2012TheSB,
  title={The Spirit Bears Witness: Reflections of Two Black Women's Journey in the Academy.},
  author={Gretchen Givens Generett and Sheryl Conrad Cozart},
  year={2012}
}
Abstract This article describes our evolution as two Black American women academics who, after years of dealing with our community's marginalization and our own marginalization in the academy, began to employ research as a way of surviving. To share the significance of this experience, we first reflect on our understandings of our positionality within the academy and the ways that Black women have historically survived under such conditions. Second, we discuss qualitative research methodology… CONTINUE READING

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