Return to home page
Searching: Muskingum library catalog
Some OPAL libraries remain closed or are operating at reduced service levels. Materials from those libraries may not be requestable; requested items may take longer to arrive. Note that pickup procedures may differ between libraries. Please contact your library for new procedures, specific requests, or other assistance.
  Previous Record Previous Item Next Item Next Record
Author Higashida, Cheryl.
Title Black internationalist feminism : women writers of the Black left, 1945-1995 / Cheryl Higashida.
Imprint Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2011]

Author Higashida, Cheryl.
Subject American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women radicals -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
African American women -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The negro question, the woman question, and the vital link: histories and institutions -- Lorraine Hansberry's existentialist routes to black internationalist feminism -- Rosalind on the black star line: Alice Childress, black minstrelsy, and Garveyite drag -- Rosa Guy, Haiti, and the hemispheric woman -- Audre Lorde revisited: nationalism and second-wave black feminism -- Reading Maya Angelou, reading black internationalist feminism today.
Note Description based on print version record.
Summary 'Black Internationalist Feminism' examines how African American women writers affiliated themselves with the post-World War II Black Communist Left and developed a distinct strand of feminism.
ISBN 9780252036507 cloth : acid-free paper
0252036506 cloth : acid-free paper
9780252093548 electronic
OCLC # 828736891
Additional Format Print version: Black internationalist feminism 9780252036507 (cloth : acid-free paper) (DLC) 2011047442.

If you experience difficulty accessing or navigating this content, please contact the OPAL Support Team