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The Resource The sisters are alright : changing the broken narrative of black women in America, Tamara Winfrey Harris

The sisters are alright : changing the broken narrative of black women in America, Tamara Winfrey Harris

Label
The sisters are alright : changing the broken narrative of black women in America
Title
The sisters are alright
Title remainder
changing the broken narrative of black women in America
Statement of responsibility
Tamara Winfrey Harris
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Everyone seems to have an opinion about American black women--they need to get married, change their hair, act like 'ladies,' and so on. Celebrated writer Tamara Winfrey Harris writes a searing account of being a black woman in America and explains why it's time for black women to speak for themselves."--Publisher information
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Winfrey Harris, Tamara
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.W5565 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Racism
  • Sexism
  • United States
  • United States
  • Public opinion
Label
The sisters are alright : changing the broken narrative of black women in America, Tamara Winfrey Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with black women -- Beauty : pretty for a black girl -- Sex : bump and grind -- Marriage : witches, thornbacks, and Sapphires -- Motherhood : between Mammy and a hard place -- Anger : twist and shout -- Strength : precious mettle -- Health : fat, sick, and crazy -- Epilogue: The sisters are alright
Control code
ocn892890571
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 147 pages
Isbn
9781626563513
Lccn
2015004761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)892890571
Label
The sisters are alright : changing the broken narrative of black women in America, Tamara Winfrey Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The trouble with black women -- Beauty : pretty for a black girl -- Sex : bump and grind -- Marriage : witches, thornbacks, and Sapphires -- Motherhood : between Mammy and a hard place -- Anger : twist and shout -- Strength : precious mettle -- Health : fat, sick, and crazy -- Epilogue: The sisters are alright
Control code
ocn892890571
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 147 pages
Isbn
9781626563513
Lccn
2015004761
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)892890571

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