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Eloquent rage : a black feminist discovers her superpower

Author: Brittney C Cooper
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Picador, 2019. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Picador editionView all editions and formats
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Far too often, Black women's anger has been caricatured into an ugly and destructive force that threatens the civility and social fabric of American democracy. But Cooper shows us that there is more to the story than that. Black women's eloquent rage is what makes Serena Williams such a powerful tennis player. It's what makes Beyoncé's girl power anthems resonate so hard. It's what makes Michelle Obama an icon.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Brittney C Cooper; Brittney C Cooper
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brittney C Cooper
ISBN: 9781250112880 1250112885
OCLC Number: 1031912896
Notes: Includes discussion questions (page 279-280).
Description: 280 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The Problem With Sass --
Capital B, Capital F --
Strong Female Leads --
The Smartest Man I Never Knew --
Bag Lady --
Grown-Woman Theology --
Orchestrated Fury --
White-Girl Tears --
Never Scared --
Love in a Hopeless Place --
Favor Ain't Fair --
Joy.
Responsibility: Brittney Cooper.

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So what if it's true that Black women are mad as hell? They have the right to be. In the Black feminist tradition of Audre Lorde, Brittney Cooper reminds us that anger is a powerful source of energy  Read more...

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One of Signature's "5 Books that Bring Intersectional Feminism to the Forefront" "Eloquent Rage follows in the line of classics in the genre..." --The New York Times"[A] proud, energetic reclamation Read more...

 
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