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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (73): 172–184.
Published: 01 January 1999
...Molly Mitchell Copyright © 1999 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 1999 THE PAST IN PRINT When Women Get Together: Black Women, Working Women, and History Molly Mitchell Maria Odila...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (125): 74–96.
Published: 01 May 2016
...Amira Rose Davis This article examines the experiences and representations of three black women who played baseball in the Negro Leagues in the 1950s. The article demonstrates the way the Negro League owners, the black press, and black male sportswriters used varying representations of athletic...
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Published: 01 May 2020
Figure 1. “Projeto Ururu”: Black women forming a protective barrier around men at a protest against police brutality, “Fourth International March against the Genocide of Black People,” organized by Reaja ou Será Morta / Reaja ou Será Morto, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, August 2016. Photograph by Lena More
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (101): 81–106.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Erik S. McDuffie This article critically examines the Sojourners for Truth and Justice, a short-lived black women's radical protest organization, and its human rights agenda during the early Cold War. The first and only group in the Communist Left led by African American women, the Sojourners...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 37–51.
Published: 01 January 2021
...Corinne T. Field Abstract This essay outlines Sojourner Truth’s and Harriet Tubman’s articulations of an intersectional black feminist agenda for old-age justice. The two most famous formerly enslaved women in the nineteenth-century United States, Truth and Tubman in their speeches, activism...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (126): 11–29.
Published: 01 October 2016
...Jen Manion This essay examines the roots and legacy of violence against women in prison at the hands of guards and matrons during the first fifty years of the penitentiary in New York State. While immigrant and black women were disproportionately victims of institutional violence, US-born white men...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 36–58.
Published: 01 January 2009
... brown femininity as central to a new iconography of modern Jamaica. “Miss Ebony,” the category for dark-complected women, won particular public attention, for it allegorized the desirable transformation of the mass of black Jamaica into a refined modern citizenry. The “Ten Types” beauty contest provides...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (136): 11–35.
Published: 01 January 2020
.... Furthermore, at a transitional moment when Cuban leadership advocated institutionalization of the revolution, the Federation of Cuban Women provided highly visible opportunities for Davis to speak and be seen not afforded to men in the black liberation movement. Davis’s time in Cuba proved transformative...
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Radical History Review (2019) 2019 (133): 11–30.
Published: 01 January 2019
... of the scarcity in the occupied country. Counter to this conventional account, I show how sexual transactions between Korean women and American GIs served as a crucial medium in the circulation process. I conceptualize army supplies as a quasi currency whose exchange value was realized on the black market through...
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Radical History Review (1986) 1986 (35): 49–56.
Published: 01 May 1986
... in a Southern Town, 1784-1860. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1984. 320 pp. $24.95. Jacquelyn Jones, Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow: Black Women, Work, and the Family from Slavery to the Present. New York: Basic Books, 1985. 448 pp. $25.95. The two books under consideration here can offer some...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 48–77.
Published: 01 January 1998
...; or Happy Homes and Good Society, 1868 Black Women’s Anger as a Historical Problem On 12 October 1886, Ida B. Wells noted in her diary: ”I could not help getting furiously angry but have controlled my anger.”l She raged at sexual slander directed at her in her hometown of Memphis, Tennessee...
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Radical History Review (1998) 1998 (70): 49–77.
Published: 01 January 1998
...; or Happy Homes and Good Society, 1868 Black Women’s Anger as a Historical Problem On 12 October 1886, Ida B. Wells noted in her diary: ”I could not help getting furiously angry but have controlled my anger.”l She raged at sexual slander directed at her in her hometown of Memphis, Tennessee...
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Radical History Review (2007) 2007 (99): 260–266.
Published: 01 October 2007
...Anthony Michael Petro Julius H. Bailey, Around the Family Altar: Domesticity in the African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1865-1900 . Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 2005. Marla F. Frederick, Between Sundays: Black Women and Everyday Struggles of Faith . Berkeley: University...
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Radical History Review (2016) 2016 (126): 96–105.
Published: 01 October 2016
... transformation in a system of legal and state governance that thrives on the demise of black life. In response to Martin’s death and the outrage that followed the acquittal, the nascent BLM movement, spearheaded by three black queer women, Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza, and Opal Tometi, proposed...
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Radical History Review (2008) 2008 (101): 220–222.
Published: 01 May 2008
... of business enterprises. Erik S. McDuffie is a jointly appointed assistant professor in the African American Studies and Research Program and in the Gender and Women’s Studies Program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research interests are twentieth-century black women’s history...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 230–235.
Published: 01 January 2009
... women travelers. Campbell briefly addresses the goal of “uplifting African women” that informed the missionary work of the black women who joined William Sheppard in the Congo and provides some cover- age of the journalist Era Thompson’s travel writings. Yet he only mentions Eslanda Robeson’s...
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Radical History Review (2020) 2020 (137): 157–176.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Figure 1. “Projeto Ururu”: Black women forming a protective barrier around men at a protest against police brutality, “Fourth International March against the Genocide of Black People,” organized by Reaja ou Será Morta / Reaja ou Será Morto, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, August 2016. Photograph by Lena...
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Radical History Review (1992) 1992 (54): 7–18.
Published: 01 October 1992
...." In this context, Mills concluded, diversity means that "a college is doing its best to abolish the idea that it caters to middle-class white The varying cultural and political presences of black women in universities provide particularly good examples of the contradic- tions...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (103): 175–186.
Published: 01 January 2009
... of students engaged the his- torical scholarship on the rape of black women during the era of slavery, though they sometimes did so from the perspective of contemporary social science findings that have come to conceive of rape as a crime of violence. To that extent, some students passed over questions...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 140–161.
Published: 01 May 1999
... of African-American healthcare providers and the experiences of African-American patients. 7. To analyze the intersection of race and gender in the history of American medicine and public health. To understand how the experiences of black women may differ from those of white women...