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Shadowboxing : representations of black feminist politics

Author: Joy James
Publisher: New York ; Basingstoke : Palgrave, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Shadowboxing presents an explosive analysis of the history and practice of black feminisms, drawing upon political theory, history, and cultural studies in a sweepingly interdisciplinary work.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joy James
ISBN: 0312220707 9780312220709 0312294492 9780312294496
OCLC Number: 779160287
Description: xv, 224 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Prologue Introduction Forging Community: From Segregation to Transcendence Protofeminists and Liberation Limbos Radicalizing Feminisms from 'The Movement' Era Contemporary Revolutionary Icons and 'Neoslave Narratives' Depoliticizing Representations: Sexual-Racial Stereotypes Fostering Alliances: Black Male Profeminisms Conclusion: Framing Feminism
Responsibility: Joy James.


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"Remarkable...James reveals a radical tradition that could free us all." - Robin D. G. Kelley"With the publication of Shadowboxing...Joy James is poised to become a major figure among contemporary Read more...

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