Faculty Publications (selected list)
WS 505: Media: Issues of Race, Class and Gender:
Black Women’s Intellectual Traditions: Speaking Their Minds
edited by Kristin B. Waters and Carol B. Conaway
excerpt from book cover: An astonishing wealth of literary and intellectual work by nineteenth-century black women is being rediscovered and restored to print in scholarly and popular editions. In this landmark edited collection, sophisticated commentary on this rich body of work chronicles a powerful and interwoven legacy of activism based in social and political theories that helped shape the history of North America. The book meticulously reclaims this American legacy, providing a collection of critical analyses of the primary sources and their vital traditions.