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Author Ards, Angela Ann, 1969- author.

Title Words of witness : black women's autobiography in the post-Brown era / Angela A. Ards.

Publication Info. Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, [2015]
2015

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Description 1 online resource (250 pages)
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Series Wisconsin studies in autobiography
Wisconsin studies in autobiography.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Post-Brown political aesthetics -- Beyond the strong black woman in Melba Beals's Warriors Don't Cry -- Reclaiming the radicalism of social interdependence in Rosemary Bray's Unafraid of the Dark: A Memoir -- Honoring the past to move forward in June Jordan's Soldier: A Poet's Childhood -- Collective storytelling as diasporic consciousness in Edwidge Danticat's Brother, I'm Dying -- Cultivating liberatory joy in Eisa Davis's Angela's Mixtape -- Epilogue: Teaching "the people": bodies, material histories, and the project of black feminist autobiography.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Beals, Melba. Warriors don't cry.
McNatt, Rosemary Bray. Unafraid of the dark.
Jordan, June, 1936-2002. Soldier.
Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Brother, I'm dying.
Davis, Eisa. Angela's mixtape.
African American women -- Biography -- Political aspects.
African American women authors -- Biography -- Political aspects.
African American feminists -- Biography.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
Autobiography -- Women authors.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Ards, Angela Ann. Words of witness : black women's autobiography in the post-Brown era. Madison, Wisconsin : The University of Wisconsin Press, [2015] Wisconsin studies in autobiography 9780299305048
ISBN 9780299305048 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780299305048
9780299305031 (e-book)

 
    
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