Bone Black

Author: Bell Hooks
Publisher: Women's Press (UK)
ISBN: 9780704345508
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A personal memoir, as well as a political polemic, Bone Black carries the additional appeal of providing a poignant and lyrical insight into the author's own life.

All About Love

Author: bell hooks
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062862170
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THE ACCLAIMED FIRST VOLUME IN HER "LOVE SONG TO THE NATION" “The word ‘love’ is most often defined as a noun, yet . . . we would all love better if we used it as a verb,” writes bell hooks as she comes out fighting and on fire in ...


Author: bell hooks
Publisher: William Morrow
ISBN: 9780060184940
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Salvation is bell hooks's journey to answer this question-an offering for everyone who cares about the souls of black folk.

The Familial Gaze

Author: Marianne Hirsch
Publisher: UPNE
ISBN: 9780874518955
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... Clarks conclusions about the dolls tests, and the controversial role these
conclusions played in the famous Brown v. Board of Education case, see
Kenneth B. Clark, Prejudice and Your Child (Boston: Beacon, 1955; rpt. 1963). In
her essay in this volume, Willis provides another layer of biographical meaning to
the doll she prefers. The choice of a brown-skinned doll forms one of the many
links between Willis and hooks, who recounts in her memoir. Bone Black:
Memories of Girlhood ...

Encyclopedia Of Feminist Literature

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Infobase Learning
ISBN: 1438140649
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In sightof uniformed national guardsmen sherelives the safety ofCrispus Attucks
School, the source of selfacceptance and celebrationof blacknessin an institution
named fora blackrebel. Driven torevisit a youngster's hardening to acallous, racist
world, hooks validates girlhood fantasy as a necessary escape from
untenabledomestic and socialconditions. Further Information hooks, bell.Bone
Black: Memories of Girlhood. NewYork: Henry Holt, 1996. Shockley, Evelyn E."
Review: Bone ...

Homemade Love

Author: Bell Hooks
Publisher: Jump At The Sun
ISBN: 9780786806430
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A girl who is Girlpie to her mama and Honey Bun Chocolate Dewdrop to her daddy savors the warmth and love of her family, knowing that no matter where or when, she is always safe with her mother and father.

Critical Perspectives On Bell Hooks

Author: Maria del Guadalupe Davidson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135856893
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Walter Mosley, Manthia Diawara, Clyde Taylor, and Regina Austin (New York:
W. W. Norton, 1999), 138. hooks, “SIMPLE LIVING,” 138. Barry Boyce, “Love
Fights the Power,” Shambhala Sun, July 2006, 90. hooks, “SIMPLE LIVING,” 141.
hooks, Feminism Is For Everybody: Passionate Politics (Cambridge, MA: South
End Press, 2000), 101. hooks, We Real Cool, 122. Ibid., 122. Ibid., 66. hooks,
Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood (New York: Henry Holt, 1996) and hooks,
Wounds of ...

Bury My Heart In A Free Land Black Women Intellectuals In Modern U S History

Author: Hettie V. Williams
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1440835497
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As she states in Wounds of Passion, neither of her autobiographies is
conventional, “the kind of 'tell all' tabloid-like revelations,”22 but these are
experimental memoirs, with dreams and fantasies of the writer being a major part
of the material. Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood is particularly important toward
understanding hooks's further works, because it explains her radical views and
follows her route to becoming a writer and a feminist social and cultural critic. In
Remembered ...