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Guy-Sheftall, Beverly

Overview
Works: 31 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 6,463 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: E185.86, 305.48896073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Beverly Guy-Sheftall
Gender talk : the struggle for women's equality in African American communities by Johnnetta B Cole( Book )
14 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 1,254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Gender Talk" does what no book has done before--provide an honest, hard-hitting, internal analysis of contemporary gender politics wthin the African-American community. This important and controversial book asserts boldly that without attention to gender matters there can be no long-lasting solution to many of the community's race problems
Who should be first? feminists speak out on the 2008 presidential campaign by Sheftall Cole( )
8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feminist discussions of the primary presidential elections of the Democratic party in the United States, 2008. Includes texts from supporters of both Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. They analyse media representations and public debates, utilizing black feminist and intersectional perspectives and examining the juxtaposition of race and gender
Words of fire : an anthology of African-American feminist thought by Beverly Guy-Sheftall( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of African American Feminist thought
Sturdy black bridges : visions of Black women in literature by roseann p., editor Bell( Book )
6 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am your sister : collected and unpublished writings of Audre Lorde by Audre Lorde( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 791 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Audre Lorde was not only a famous poet; she was also one of the most important radical black feminists of the past century. Her writings and speeches grappled with an impressive broad list of topics, including sexuality, race, gender, class, disease, the arts, parenting, and resistance, and they have served as a transformative and important foundation for theorists and activists in considering questions of power and social justice. Lorde embraced difference, and at each turn she emphasized the importance of using it to build shared strength among marginalized communities. I Am Your Sister is a
Daughters of sorrow : attitudes toward Black women, 1880-1920 by Beverly Guy-Sheftall( Book )
7 editions published between 1984 and 1990 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Still brave : the evolution of black women's studies ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheryl Clarke, Angela Davis, bell hooks, June Jordan, Audre Lorde, and Alice Walker - from the pioneers of black women's studies comes Still Brave, the definitive collection of race and gender writings today. Including Alice Walker's groundbreaking elucidation of the term 'womanist', discussions of women's rights as human rights, and a piece on the Obama factor, the collection speaks to the ways that feminism has evolved and how black women have confronted racism within it
Traps : African American men on gender and sexuality ( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Women's studies : a retrospective : a report to the Ford Foundation by Beverly Guy-Sheftall( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2006 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reviews the status of women's studies and the programs of the Ford Foundation from 1969 to 1995, with particular attention to the mainstreaming of women's studies, the role of women of color, international issues and future directions of the discipline
Hip-hop beyond beats and rhymes ( Visual )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A riveting examination of masculinity, sexism, and homophobia in hop-hop culture. Delivering a self-described "loving critique" of rap music, director Byron Hurt - a former star college quarterback, longtime hip-hop fan, and now gender violence prevention educator - pays tribute to the power and creativity of hip-hop while challenging the rap industry to take responsibility for glamorizing destructive, deeply conservative sterotypes of manhood. The documentary features revealing insights from rappers such as Mos Def, Fat Joe, Chuck D, Jadakiss, and Busta Rhymes, hop-hop mogul Russell Simmons, and cultural commentators such as Michael Eric Dyson, Beverly Guy-Sheftall, and Kevin Powell. Critically acclaimed for its fearless engagement with issues of race and racism, gender violence, and the corporate exploitation of youth culture
Spelman : a centennial celebration, 1881-1981 by Beverly Guy-Sheftall( Book )
2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The sisterhood & the academy today's reality, tomorrow's promise ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live teleconference discussing the role of Black women in academia and the community
Still brave : legendary black women on race & gender ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cheryl Clarke, Angela Davis, bell hooks, June Jordan, Patricia Hill Collins, Audre Lorde, and Alice Walker - from the pioneers of black women's studies comes Still Brave, a collection of race and gender writings today. Including Alice Walker's groundbreaking elucidation of the term "womanist," discussions of women's rights as human rights, and a piece on the Obama factor, the collection speaks to the ways that feminism has evolved and how black women have confronted racism within it
Finding a way : the Black family's struggle for an education at the Atlanta University Center by Beverly Guy-Sheftall( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beyond beats and rhymes a hip-hop head weighs in on manhood in hip-hop culture ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A look at the conceptualization of masculinity in hip-hop culture. Pays tribute to hip-hop while challenging the rap music industry to take responsibility for too often perpetuating destructive, deeply conservative styles of manhood that glamorize sexism, violence, and homophobia. Includes interviews with prominent rappers, music industry executives, and social critics
Still lifting, still climbing : contemporary African American women's activism ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Double stitch : Black women write about mothers & daughters ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
NWSA : women of all colors building an inclusive organization ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two speakers and a discussion about white women and women of color working together at a plenary session of the 2002 NWSA Conference in Las Vegas
Gendering Africana studies ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Beverly Guy-Sheftall discusses her work on "Global Black feminism", and argues that Africanna studies would be enhanced by taking a serious examination of how gender is taught throughout Africa and the African diaspora; particularly in Africana feminist scholarship. Hortense Spillers discusses the social justice movement. She places special focus on the unusual and unprecedented social condition that people have to live with today. Michelle Wallace discusses issues concerning global feminism, especially those dealing with peace, justice and social change among women around the world
Michele Wallace papers by Michele Wallace( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Writing series contains five subseries, Books, Articles and Essays, Interviews, Fiction, and Poetry. The Books subseries includes contracts, annotated galleys, correspondence with publishers, publicity materials, and reviews for "Black Macho and the Myth of the Superwoman," "Invisibility Blues: From Pop to Theory" and "Dark Designs and Visual Culture," and a file for the book, "Black Popular Culture: A Project" by Michele Wallace, edited by Gina Dent. The Articles and Essays subseries contains drafts for articles, essays and critical papers published in the "Village Voice" and other magazines, journals, and anthologies. Her published interviews with Alvin Ailey, Nona Hendryx, Iman, Grace Jones, Wilma Mankiller, and Richard Pryor are included in the Interviews subseries, and Wallace's unpublished novel, "Aint Nobody Business," can be found the Fiction subseries, including correspondence with publishers, and other unpublished fiction. The Poetry subseries contains a file of unpublished poems written by Wallace
 
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Alternative Names
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