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The politics of black women's hair

Author: Althea Prince
Publisher: London, Ont. : Insomniac Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Althea Prince
ISBN: 9781897415504 1897415508
OCLC Number: 955654287
Description: 1 online resource (160 p.)
Contents: Beginning the walk : journeying from the core --
Rituals : touch a Black woman's hair --
Who I am is in my hair / guest essay Dr. Janice Prince Inniss --
Conversations with young Black women in Toronto : my conclusions from eyewitnessing, listening, and sometimes listening-in --
Conversations with mothers of Black girls --
Embodying the hair on our heads : versions of hair: good hair, bad hair, coarse hair, nappy hair --
Dread and the baldhead --
Stokely Carmichael and Miriam Makeba --
Michelle Obama, the First Lady of the United States of America : musings on the media, sister-Black women, and Michelle Obama's hair ; plus, Chris Rock discovers his daughter wants "good hair" --
To locks or not to locks : email correspondence with my niece Janis --
Look what the future hath wrought / poem by Mansa Trotman.
Other Titles: Black women's hair
Responsibility: Althea Prince.


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