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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, [2016]


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Description 1 online resource.
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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 Print version record.
Subject Davis, Eisa. Angela's mixtape.
Danticat, Edwidge, 1969- Brother, I'm dying.
Jordan, June, 1936-2002. Soldier.
McNatt, Rosemary Bray. Unafraid of the dark.
Beals, Melba. Warriors don't cry.
Autobiography -- Women authors.
Autobiography -- African American authors.
African American feminists -- Biography.
African American women authors -- Biography -- Political aspects.
African American women -- Biography -- Political aspects.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
African American feminists. (OCoLC)fst01201928
Autobiography -- African American authors. (OCoLC)fst00822598
Autobiography -- Women authors. (OCoLC)fst00822617
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Other Form: Print version: Ards, Angela Ann, 1969- Words of Witness. University of Wisconsin Press, 2016 9780299305048 029930504X (DLC) 2015009297 (OCoLC)905600209
ISBN 9780299305031 (electronic book)
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