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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]
©2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 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)