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Title Want to start a revolution? : radical women in the Black freedom struggle / edited by Dayo F. Gore, Jeanne Theoharis, and Komozi Woodard

Publ Info New York : New York University Press, [2009]
 PC  E185.615 .W328 2009    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  E185.615 .W328 2009    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  E185.615 .W328 2009    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  E185.615 .W328 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 353 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents "No small amount of change could do" : Esther Cooper Jackson and the making of a Black Left feminist / Erik S. McDuffie -- What "the cause" needs is a "brainy and energetic woman " : a study of female charismatic leadership in Baltimore / Prudence Cumberbatch -- From communist politics to Black power : the visionary politics and transnational solidarities of Victoria "Vicki" Ama Garvin / Dayo F. Gore -- Shirley Graham Du Bois : portrait of the Black woman artist as a revolutionary / Gerald Horne and Margaret Stevens -- "A life history of being rebellious" : the radicalism of Rosa Parks / Jeanne Theoharis -- Framing the panther : Assata Shakur and Black female agency / Joy James -- Revolutionary women, revolutionary education : the Black Panther Party's Oakland Community School / Ericka Huggins and Angela D. LeBlanc-Ernest -- Must revolution be a family affair? : revisiting The Black woman / Margo Natalie Crawford -- Retraining the heartworks : women in Atlanta's Black arts movement / James Smethurst -- "Women's liberation or-- Black liberation, you're fighting the same enemies" : Florynce Kennedy, Black power, and feminism / Sherie M. Randolph -- To make that someday come : Shirley Chisholm's radical politics of possibility / Joshua Guild -- Denise Oliver and the Young Lords Party : stretching the political boundaries of struggle / Johanna Fernández -- Grassroots leadership and Afro-Asian solidarities : Yuri Kochiyama's humanizing radicalism / Diane C. Fujino -- "We do whatever becomes necessary" : Johnnie Tillmon, welfare rights, and Black power / Premilla Nadasen
LC subject African American women civil rights workers -- History -- 20th century
African American women political activists -- History -- 20th century
Women radicals -- United States -- History -- 20th century
African American radicals -- History -- 20th century
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Black power -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Feminism -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Communism -- United States -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Race relations -- History -- 20th century
Add Author Gore, Dayo F
Theoharis, Jeanne
Woodard, Komozi
ISBN 9780814783139 (cl : alk. paper)
0814783139 (cl : alk. paper)
9780814783146 (pb : alk. paper)
0814783147 (pb : alk. paper)