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LIBERATED THREADS : black women, style, and the global politics of soul.

Author: TANISHA C FORD
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] UNIV OF NORTH CAROLINA PR, 2017.
Series: Gender and American culture
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Tabusga C. Ford explores how and why black women in places as far-flung as New York, Atlanta, London, and Johannesburg incorporated style and beauty culture into their activism. Focusing on the emergence of the 'soul style' movement - represented in clothing, jewelry, hairstyles, and more - 'Liberated Threads' shows that black women's fashion choices became galvanizing symbols of gender and political liberation.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: TANISHA C FORD
ISBN: 1469636131 9781469636139
OCLC Number: 973761616
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (black and white) ; 24 cm
Series Title: Gender and American culture

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Tabusga C. Ford explores how and why black women in places as far-flung as New York, Atlanta, London, and Johannesburg incorporated style and beauty culture into their activism. Focusing on the emergence of the 'soul style' movement - represented in clothing, jewelry, hairstyles, and more - 'Liberated Threads' shows that black women's fashion choices became galvanizing symbols of gender and political liberation.

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Creates a fierce and vibrant dialog on the rarely recounted women's perspective on black style, beauty, and soul."" - Library Journal, starred review""Adds important elements to the conversation on Read more...

 
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