Encyclopedia Of Feminist Literature

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438109105
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Lauding her early works was KITCHEN TABLE/ WOMEN OF COLOR PRESS,
which publishes out-of- print works by feminist and lesbian authors. Davis turned
to the history of black artists with Blues Legacy and Black Feminism: Gertrude
Ma” Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday (1998), a chronicle of the black
female singer's contribution to autonomy and prefeminist rhetoric. By creating the
musical genre of women's blues, the stars of that field modeled the
independence and ...

The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Author: Bill C. Malone
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469616661
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... for Bessie Smith: The World's Greatest Blues Singer, Columbia Records
GP33CV1040; Blues Classics by Memphis Minnie, Blues Classics 1, Arhoolie
Records BC-1; Angela Y. Davis, Blues Legacies and Black Feminism: Gertrude
Ma” Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday (1998); W. E. B. Du Bois, The Souls
of Black Folk (1903); Peter B. Gallager, St. Petersburg Times (6 August 1982);
Alberta Hunter, Amtrak Blues, Columbia Records JC36430; Buzzy Jackson, A
Bad Woman ...

Give My Poor Heart Ease Enhanced Ebook

Author: William Ferris
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
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BLueS aNd woMeN Albee, Edward. The Death of Bessie Smith. New York:
Coward-McCann, 1960. Albertson, Chris. Bessie. New York: Stein & Day, 1972.
Bourgeois, Anna Stong. Blueswomen: Profiles of 37 Early Performers, with an
Anthology of Lyrics, 1920–1945. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland, 1996. Davis, Angela
Y. Blues Legacies and Black Feminism: GertrudeMa” Rainey, Bessie Smith, and
Billie Holiday. New York: Pantheon Books, 1998. Freeland, David. Ladies of Soul
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The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Author: Nancy Bercaw
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In a Broadway revue entitled It Ain't Nothin' but the Blues (1999), actor Gregory
Porter shimmy-wobbles his way through a languid, smoldering version of John
Lee Hooker's “Crawlin' King Snake,” each word rippling with phallic signification,
at once ... ADAM GUSSOW University of Mississippi Angela Y. Davis, Blues
Legacies and Black Feminism: GertrudeMa” Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie
Holiday (1998); Debra DeSalvo, The Language of the Blues: From Alcorub to
Zuzu (2006); ...

To Make Our World Anew

Author: Robin D. G. Kelley
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199839018
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Davis, Angela Y. Blues Legacies and Black Feminism: GertrudeMa” Rainey,
Bessie Smith and Billie Holiday. New York: Pantheon, 1998. GuySheftall, Beverly
, ed. Words of Fire: An Anthology of AfricanAmerican Feminist Thought. New York
: New Press, 1995. hooks, bell. Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism.
Boston: South End Press, 1983. Hull, Gloria T., Patricia Bell Scott, and Barbara
Smith, eds. All the Women Are White, All the Blacks Are Men, But Some of Us Are
Brave.

The Games Black Girls Play

Author: Kyra D. Gaunt
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 9780814731192
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“Black Women and Music: A Historical Legacy of Struggle.” In Wild Women in the
Whirlwind: Afra-American Culture and the Contemporary Literary Renaissance,
eds. Joanne M. Braxton and Andree Nicola McLaughlin, 3–21. New Brunswick:
Rutgers University Press. . 1998. Blues Legacies and Black Feminism: Gertrude
Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith and Billie Holiday. New York: Pantheon Books. Dewan,
Shaila K. 2000. “Local Talent Winds Up on the (Double Dutch) Ropes.” New York
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Remaking Respectability

Author: Victoria W. Wolcott
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 1469611007
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Detroit: Race and Uneven Development. Philadelphia:Temple University Press,
1987. Davenport, M. Marguerite. Azalia: The Life of Madame E. Azalia Hackley.
Boston: Chapman and Grimes, 1947. Davis, Angela Y. Blues Legacies and Black
Feminism: Gertrude ''Ma'' Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday. New York:
Vintage, 1998. Denby, Charles. Indignant Heart: A Black Worker's Journal. Detroit
: Wayne State University Press, 1989. Deutsch, Sarah. ''Learning to Talk More
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A Feeling Of Belonging

Author: Shirley Jennifer Lim
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814751938
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Works that interrogate this intersection of race and gender include: KingKok
Cheung, Articulate Silences: Hisaye Yamamoto, Maxine Hong Kingston, Joy
Kogawa (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1993); Patricia Hill Collins, Black
Feminist Thought: Knowledge, Consciousness, and the Politics of Empowerment
(New York: Routledge, 1991); Angela Davis, Blues Legacies and Black Feminism
: GertrudeMa” Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie Holiday (New York: Pantheon
Books, 1998); ...