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

A study of three Black Power narratives as instruments for radical social change.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Perkins, Margo V.
Format: Electronic
Published: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, ©2000.
Series:Sixties--primary documents and personal narratives, 1960-1974.
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Table of 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.