Coverart for item
The Resource Autobiography as activism : three Black women of the Sixties, Margo V. Perkins

Autobiography as activism : three Black women of the Sixties, Margo V. Perkins

Label
Autobiography as activism : three Black women of the Sixties
Title
Autobiography as activism
Title remainder
three Black women of the Sixties
Statement of responsibility
Margo V. Perkins
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A study of three Black Power narratives as instruments for radical social change
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins, Margo V.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • African American women political activists
  • American prose literature
  • Women and literature
  • African American women
  • African Americans
  • Autobiography
  • African American women in literature
  • Autobiography
  • Davis, Angela Y.
  • Brown, Elaine
  • Shakur, Assata
Label
Autobiography as activism : three Black women of the Sixties, Margo V. Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the author's thesis (Cornell University)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-157) and index
Contents
"I am we": Black women activists writing autobiography -- Literary antecedents in the struggle for freedom -- On becoming: Activists' reflections on their formative experiences -- Autobiography as political/personal Intervention -- Gender and power dynamics in 1960s -- Black nationalist struggle -- Reading intertextually: Black power narratives then and now
Control code
ocm42289988
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 161 p.
Isbn
9781578062645
Lccn
99040057
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Autobiography as activism : three Black women of the Sixties, Margo V. Perkins
Publication
Note
Based on the author's thesis (Cornell University)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [151]-157) and index
Contents
"I am we": Black women activists writing autobiography -- Literary antecedents in the struggle for freedom -- On becoming: Activists' reflections on their formative experiences -- Autobiography as political/personal Intervention -- Gender and power dynamics in 1960s -- Black nationalist struggle -- Reading intertextually: Black power narratives then and now
Control code
ocm42289988
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 161 p.
Isbn
9781578062645
Lccn
99040057
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

    • Sydney Jones LibraryBorrow it
      Chatham Street, Liverpool, L7 7BD, GB
      53.403069 -2.963723
Processing Feedback ...