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Published: 19 November 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377450-053
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7745-0
...Repeal the Pass Laws! ANC Women’s League and the Federation of South African Women One of the main goals of apartheid was to control the movement of Africans into urban areas, which the state had long considered to be fundamentally white space. Apartheid’s social engineers took this to...
Published: 12 October 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390411-011
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9041-1
... Kimberly Springer Divas, Evil Black Bitches, and Bitter Black Women 10​ African American Women in Postfeminist and Post-Civil-Rights Popular Culture uch of feminist theory recognizes the contributions of ​Mwomen of color...
Published: 25 October 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381310-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8131-0
... 3 ‘‘To Work Like Men and Not Cry Like Women’’ The Problem of Women in Male Workers’ Politics As the public controversy over Laura, the ‘‘Virgin of the Forest illus- trates, the precarious position of women in the urban workforce raised troubling questions about the sexual division...
Published: 10 June 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374657-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7465-7
... the central theme of the play, she contends that the play “sits squarely in a Black theater tradition.” CHAPTER 13 “Public Intimacy” WOMEN-LOVING-WOMEN AS DRAMATURGICAL TRANSGRESSIONS Omi Osun Joni L. Jones When The Color Purple: The Musical opened on Broadway in 2005, Black women...
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385462-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8546-2
...jean franco Plotting Women: Popular Narratives for Women in the United States and in Latin America Jean Franco was born in Great Britain in 1924. A literary and cultural critic, she was also a professor at several Latin American and U.S. universities, including Columbia University in New...
Published: 22 March 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002116-006
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0211-6
Published: 27 October 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382317-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8231-7
...CLARA CONNOLLY AND PRAGNA PATEL Women Who Walk on Water: Working across "Race JJ in Women Against Fundamentalism Women Against Fundamentalism (WAF) is a feminist organization set up by women active in the South Asian, Jewish, Irish, and Iranian...
Published: 31 October 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383277
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8327-7
Published: 22 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... RECONCEPTUALIZING ANTIVIOLENCE STRATEGIES Rethinking Antiviolence Strategies Lessons from the Black Women's Movement in Britain Julia Sudbury In April 1998, women activists from Southall Black Sisters,' a Black2 women's...
Published: 22 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... against women of color, especially our Native women, is both the economic and cultural violence of tourism, and of militarism. It is the violence of our imprisonments: res- ervations, incarcerations, diasporas. It is the violence of military bases, of the larg- est porting of nuclear submarines in...
Published: 22 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... BUILDING MOVEMENT Unite and Rebel! Challenges and Strategies in Building Alliances Elizabeth (Betita) Martinez Women of color have come together against violence-and expanded the very meaning of the term-as never before...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
..., think- ing that they would help her. However, when the white policeman picked her up, he did not comfort her, but rather seized upon the opportunity to rape her once more. Angela Davis's story illustrates the manner in which women of color expe- rience violence...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... RECONCEPTUALIZING ANTIVIOLENCE STRATEGIES Rethinking Antiviolence Strategies Lessons from the Black Women's Movement in Britain Julia Sudbury In April 1998, women activists from Southall Black Sisters,' a Black2 women's...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... economic reforms implemented by state governments in deference to structural adjustment policies (SAPs) which have been recommended by the World Bank and the IMF. After briefly describing SAPs in their historical context, I focus spe- cifically on how these policies impact women living in poverty...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... Federal Indian Law and Violent Crime Native Women and Children at the Mercy of the State Sarah Deer As you return to your homes, and as you talkwith your people, please tell them that the time of dying is at its end. Tell your...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... reunite them more quickly with their parents or to avoid removing them from their homes-and the need for adoption-in the first place. Feminism's reinterpretation of private problems as political issues, its ambition to emancipate and improve the lives of all women, and its method of taking women's...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... The Color of Choice White Supremacy and Reproductive Justice Loretta J. Ross' [Tlhe regulation of reproduction and the exploitation of women's bodies and labor is both a tool and a result of systems of oppression...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... Heteropatriarchy and the Three Pillars of White Supremacy Rethinking Women of Color Organizing Andrea Smith Scenario #1 A group of women of color come together to organize. An argu- ment ensues...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... A Call for Consistency Palestinian Resistance and Radical US Women of Color Nadine Naber On January 27, 2002, the racialized marker of the "irrationally violent Muslim extremist" was feminized when the media announced the emergence of the...
Published: 22 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373445-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7344-5
... against women of color, especially our Native women, is both the economic and cultural violence of tourism, and of militarism. It is the violence of our imprisonments: res- ervations, incarcerations, diasporas. It is the violence of military bases, of the larg- est porting of nuclear submarines in...