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|Genre/Form:||Conference papers and proceedings
|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Carol Faulkner; Alison M Parker
|Notes:||"The chapters in this volume, collected for a conference held at the University of Rochester, see the interconnections between gender and race as fundamental to American identity and central to American history"--Introduction.|
|Description:||vi, 292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Historicizing intersectionality as a critical lens : returning to the work of Anna Julia Cooper / Vivian M. May --
"Laissez les bons temps rouler!" and other concealments : households, taverns, and irregular intimacies in antebellum New Orleans / Rashauna J. Chenault --
"There are two great oceans" : the slavery metaphor in the antebellum women's rights discourse as redescription of race and gender / Hélène Quanquin --
"Grandpa brown didn't have no land" : race, gender, and an intruder of color in Indian Territory / Kendra Taira Field --
Countable bodies, uncountable crimes : sexual assault and the antilynching movement / Michelle Kuhl --
Persecuting black men and gendering jury service : the interplay between race and gender in the NAACP jury service cases of the 1930s / Meredith Clark-Wiltz --
A "corrupting influence" : idleness and sexuality during the Great Depression / Michele Mitchell --
What women want : the paradoxes of postmodernity as seen through Promise Keeper and Million Man March women / Deborah Gray White --
Epilogue : gender and race as cultural barriers to black women in politics / Carol Moseley Braun.
|Series Title:||Gender and race in American history.|
|Other Titles:||Gender and race in American history|
|Responsibility:||edited by Carol Faulkner and Alison M. Parker.|
"This timely collection of essays addresses a critical shortcoming in both feminist scholarship and scholarship on race, namely, a failure to apply intersectionality theory comprehensively. The
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