Florynce "Flo" Kennedy : the life of a black feminist radical (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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Florynce "Flo" Kennedy : the life of a black feminist radical

Author: Sherie M Randolph
Publisher: Chapel Hill [North Carolina] : The University of North Carolina Press, [2015] ©2015
Series: Gender & American culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Often photographed in a cowboy hat with her middle finger held defiantly in the air, Florynce "Flo" Kennedy (1916-2000) left a vibrant legacy as a leader of the Black Power and feminist movements. In  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Florynce Kennedy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherie M Randolph
ISBN: 9781469623917 1469623919
OCLC Number: 991065656
Notes: Index.
Description: xi, 313 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Political in the sense that we never took any shit : family and the roots of black feminist radicalism, 1916-1942 --
Similarities of the societal position of women and Negroes : education and protest in New York City, 1943-1948 --
All men and Flo: struggling to survive as an attorney, 1948-1960 --
The fight is one that must be continued : in the courtroom, in the press, and in political organizations, 1961-1965 --
Black power may be the only hope America has : black power, feminism, and the new left, 1966-1967 --
Absorbed her wisdom and her wit : creating the women's liberation movement, 1967-1968 --
I was the force of them : leading the women's liberation movement, 1968-1969 --
Not to rely completely on the courts : black feminist leadership in the reproductive rights battles, 1969-1971 --
Form it! call a meeting! : building a black feminist movement, 1971-1980 --
Epilogue: until we catch up : the struggle continues.
Series Title: Gender & American culture.
Responsibility: Sherie M. Randolph.


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