What’s Love Got to Do with It? White Women, Black Women, and Feminism in the Movement Years

@article{Breines2002WhatsLG,
  title={What’s Love Got to Do with It? White Women, Black Women, and Feminism in the Movement Years},
  author={Wini Breines},
  journal={Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society},
  year={2002},
  volume={27},
  pages={1095 - 1133}
}
  • W. Breines
  • Published 1 June 2002
  • Sociology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
Dans cet article l'A. fait part de ses recherches concernant le feminisme americain d'apres guerre. L'A. etudie deux mouvements feministes de Boston, l'un a majorite socialiste blanche, et l'autre a majorite socialiste noire, et tente de comprendre pourquoi racialisation et ethnicisation se sont infiltrees au sein de mouvements qui partagent les memes buts 
The Problem of Women's Sociality in Contemporary North American Feminist Memoir
Systematic analysis of 25 contemporary North American feminist memoirs reveals the significance of this kind of cultural production in the life of the women's movement. In memoir, feminists contest
African American Women Leaders in the Civil Rights Movement: A Narrative Inquiry
Follow this and additional works at: http://aura.antioch.edu/etds Part of the African American Studies Commons, American Studies Commons, Civic and Community Engagement Commons, Gender and Sexuality
Breaking the wedding vows: Woman-centered critiques of marriage, 1963--1982
This thesis explores woman-centered critiques of marriage during the period of second-wave feminism from 1963 to 1982. It explores the social and cultural, economic, sexual, and legal critiques of
“Though all women are women, no woman is only a woman”: Black, White, and Chicana Feminist Consciousness Development from 1955 to 1985
This thesis illustrates how feminist consciousness at the crux of the second wave women's movement was simultaneously unified and splintered. What cut across backgrounds and united women was a common
"They Didn't Treat Me Good": African American Rape Victims and Chicago Courtroom Strategies During the 1950s
This article analyzes the experiences of African American women who brought legal charges of rape against black men in Chicago during the 1950s. Their presence in court belies the idea that black
Toward Cross‐Race Dialogue: Identification, Misrecognition, and Difference in Feminist Multicultural Community
  • Jean Wyatt
  • Art
    Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 2004
T his essay constitutes an experiment in turning Lacanian categories of analysis to social uses. Specifically, I adapt Jacques Lacan’s three registers—the imaginary, the symbolic, and the real—to an
“Opting out of that”: White feminism’s policing and disavowal of anti-racist critique in The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt
ABSTRACT The episode of The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt titled “Kimmy Goes to a Play” is widely understood as Tina Fey's unapologetic response to anti-racist criticism of the show’s first season. By
Topics in Feminism
Feminism is both an intellectual commitment and a political movement that seeks justice for women and the end of sexism in all forms. However, there are many different kinds of feminism. Feminists
Loving Her Without Class: The Politics of Feminist Love in Ann Allen Shockley's Lesbian Novel
This article draws attention to Ann Allen Shockley's Loving Her (1974/1997), the first known novel to highlight an interracial lesbian relationship, featuring Renay (Davis) Lee, a working-class black
Loving Her Without Class: The Politics of Feminist Love in Ann Allen Shockley's Lesbian Novel
This article draws attention to Ann Allen Shockley's Loving Her (1974/1997), the first known novel to highlight an interracial lesbian relationship, featuring Renay (Davis) Lee, a working-class black
...
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 112 REFERENCES
Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism
Here for social status of you so. Taylor boyd gareth stevens and, begged the harder part begins. I am a worker this, work but could stand alone these regards isn't. Truth as a powerful case for some
Are We Not Men?: Masculine Anxiety and the Problem of African-American Identity
Harper's new book explores how various kinds of social difference are negotiated in a number of African-American cultural contexts. Some of his examples originate within the African-American
Woman Questions: Essays for a Materialist Feminism
For more than two decades Lise Vogel has been an important voice in feminist theory. Woman Questions brings Drawing upon the life stori essays on socialist feminism, Marxist theory, and the problem
Personal Politics: The Roots of Women's Liberation in the Civil Rights Movement and the New Left
We have entered an era in which a lot of political capital can be made from “defense” of the family and women's traditional place, mired exclusively in private life. In the face of a backlash which
The Black woman : an anthology
A collection of early, emerging works from some of today's most celebrated African American female writers When it was first published in 1970, The Black Woman introduced readers to an astonishing
Too Heavy a Load: Black Women in Defense of Themselves, 1894-1994
A history of the struggle of black women to attain equality and break away from exploitation. At the turn of the century, when African-Americans faced lyching, mob violence, segregation, and
Young, White, and Miserable: Growing Up Female in the Fifties
"Young, White, and Miserable" is a critically acclaimed study that compellingly shows how the feminist movement of the 1960s found momentum in the seemingly peaceable time of the 1950s. Wini Breines
The Feminist Memoir Project: Voices from Women's Liberation
"The Feminist Memoir Project has put back in the historical record dozens of urgent voices that were on the verge of being lost forever. What a fascinating, vital-and vitally important book."-Katha
Shadowboxing: Representations of Black Feminist Politics
Prologue Introduction Forging Community: From Segregation to Transcendence Protofeminists and Liberation Limbos Radicalizing Feminisms from 'The Movement' Era Contemporary Revolutionary Icons and
...
...