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Meridians (1 December 2016) 15 (1): 86–105.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Kia M. Q. Hall Abstract What is the role of feminist scholar-activists in contemporary Black freedom movements such as Black Lives Matter? This article proposes a Transnational Black Feminist framework as a theoretical complement to grassroots activism in Black communities. The proposed framework...
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Meridians (1 March 2017) 15 (2): 353–381.
Published: 01 March 2017
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Meridians (1 March 2018) 16 (2): 373–381.
Published: 01 March 2018
... belonging, as well as analyzing the ejects of how queer, Black, transnational sharing of stories promotes survival and activism. Utilizing a Black feminist framework, this paper seeks to interrogate homeplace for queer people of color, as well as the spaces where activism lives, how it is enacted, and what...
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Meridians (1 September 2014) 12 (2): 123–141.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (1 September 2014) 12 (2): 196–218.
Published: 01 September 2014
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Meridians (1 March 2013) 11 (2): 174–204.
Published: 01 March 2013
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Meridians (1 September 2006) 7 (1): 127–161.
Published: 01 September 2006
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Meridians (1 September 2005) 6 (1): 23–55.
Published: 01 September 2005
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Meridians (1 March 2002) 2 (2): 163–184.
Published: 01 March 2002
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Meridians (1 March 2009) 9 (2): 66–99.
Published: 01 March 2009
...-profit project as an outcome of dynamic interactions among a constellation of both global and local feminist forces and agents. It shows that the formation of the project combines three interwoven processes, which include 1) the emergence of women's NGOs and the rise of anti-domestic violence activism...
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Meridians (1 December 2016) 15 (1): 7–39.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Stephanie Troutman; Ileana Jiménez Abstract This coauthored article examines the ways in which teaching Black feminism in both high school and undergraduate contexts can inspire Black feminist activism in young Black women and girls. Using the work of bell hooks as a foundation for designing and...
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Meridians (1 December 2016) 15 (1): 65–85.
Published: 01 December 2016
... broad overview of the conceptual catalysts that shape the approach of COMPUGIRLS, a National Science Foundation–funded technology program. The overview demonstrates how intersectionality and education activism can nurture the dispositions of girls of color to become techno-social change agents. The...
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Meridians (1 December 2016) 15 (1): 109–136.
Published: 01 December 2016
... and speeches from nineteenth century Black intellectual activists Anna Julia Cooper, Fannie Barrier Williams, and Victoria Earle Matthews explores the ways in which these women used writing and intellectual activism to galvanize social movements for the Black community and Black women in particular...
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Meridians (1 September 2015) 13 (1): 186–203.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Villa Ki-Yi, a haven for both well-established and budding artists in need of a place to refine their art within a supportive community. Over the years, goals for the center evolved as Liking sought to fight social injustice through combining activism and the arts. The Village Ki-yi, as it is known...
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Meridians (1 September 2015) 13 (1): 204–232.
Published: 01 September 2015
... national elected office at the same time that black feminists were institutionalizing their activism into organizations, Chisholm bridged grassroots and local activism with the national state. She also bridged the ongoing black freedom struggle and women's movements, though not without complication and...
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Meridians (1 September 2015) 13 (1): 53–77.
Published: 01 September 2015
...Denise Noble Abstract This article deploys an intersectional, transnational, and postcolonial approach to uncovering what is repressed and connoted in recent pronouncements that multiculturalism in Britain has failed and that it is time for Britain to return to a lost, indigenous, “active, muscular...
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Meridians (1 September 2018) 17 (1): 51–81.
Published: 01 September 2018
... art in order to resituate women at the center of revolutionary Black art and activism. Copyright © 2018 Smith College 2018 Black Power Black Arts Movement Black Student Movement Black studies Black Panther Party Black aesthetic Black feminism womanism jazz poetry Sarah Webster...
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Meridians (1 December 2016) 15 (1): 40–64.
Published: 01 December 2016
... engaged in practices of everyday activism as described by Patricia Hill Collins (2000) and heeded bell hooks’s (1997) call to critically examine media (re)presentations of Black women. The lesson plan that follows the essay represents an expansion of the learning space created by the BlackWomen’s...
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Meridians (1 December 2016) 15 (1): 245–268.
Published: 01 December 2016
... women are situated as social agents in society. Using the pocket diaries of Emilie Frances Davis, a 19 th century freeborn woman, as both a teaching tool and a forensic historical investigatory tool, students will examine the ideas of black feminism and actively apply it as a lens to interpret essays...
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Meridians (1 September 2018) 16 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 September 2018
... theories are as consistently misrepresented. The compelling conception of intersectionality proposed by Black feminists and other feminist scholars of color has a long—often ignored—history in scholarship and activism. In the 1970s and 1980s it represented a dramatic challenge to a white feminism that...