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When and Where I Enter is an elouent testimonial to the profound influence of African American women on race and women's movements throughout American history Drawing on speeches diaries letters and other original documents Paula Giddings powerfully portrays how black women have transcended racist and. This is one of the best books I ve ever read So informative and so inspiring This book spans from the 18th Century to the 1980s and follows different Black Liberation Movements I recommend it for all

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When and Where I Enter The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America

Sexist attitudes often confronting white feminists and black male leaders alike to initiate social and political reform From the open disregard for the rights of slave women to examples of today's covert racism and sexism in civil rights and women'sorganizations Giddings illuminates the black woman's. The whole book is compelling and illuminating but the chapters on the Moynihan Report and the failure of Shirley Chisolm s presidential campaign and the ERA are worth the price of admission alone

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Crusade for euality In the process she paints unforgettable portraits of black female leaders such as anti lynching activist Ida B Wells educator and FDR adviser Mary McLeod Bethune and the heroic civil rights leader Fannie Lou Hamer among others who fought both overt and institutionalized oppression. A very insightful look at the intersection between race and gender called intersectionality Anyone looking at studying feminism needs to look at this ground breaking work on intersectionality


10 thoughts on “When and Where I Enter The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America

  1. says:

    Thistaught me alot Like holy shit I never heard of 90% of the women mentioned in this book and this is despite how enormous steps they've taken the sacrifices they made and battles they fought Goddamn it took me a while to get through it but I am glad I did Black women truly were the backbone the driving force of progress in the US Endless respect for that I want these women taught in history and social science curriculu

  2. says:

    When and Where I Enter is a very informative book Another story history doesn't tell in the mainstream Black women weren't just collectively sitting around twittling their thumbs We were doing it even while we raised other people's children picked cotton and cooked dinner our own and those other people'sRaise hell Ida BGet that train to going HarrietGo head on Anna Julia CooperSourjourner honey chile yes you is a womanW

  3. says:

    This is one of the best books I've ever read So informative and so inspiring This book spans from the 18th Century to the 1980s and follows different Black Liberation Movements I recommend it for all

  4. says:

    The whole book is compelling and illuminating but the chapters on the Moynihan Report and the failure of Shirley Chisolm's presidential campaign and the ERA are worth the price of admission alone

  5. says:

    Everything has a historical context It’s important to understand and recognize that fact All of the movements we’re seeing today have a historical context We’ll take the Women’s March for example There was uite a bit of crit

  6. says:

    When and Where I Enter The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America is a informational text which gives insight into the lives of African Americans during the 19th and 20th century Paula Giddings writes about the historical events that shaped the lives of Ida B Wells and Marry Church Terrell When and Where I Enter shed light on different experience these women endured that eventually led to monumental c

  7. says:

    A very insightful look at the intersection between race and gender called intersectionality Anyone looking at studying feminism needs to look at this ground breaking work on intersectionality

  8. says:

    I came to this book from a recent list of must reads given by Ta Nehisi Coates and I'm glad to have been enlightened on the subject From the title I was expecting of a philosophical discussion so I was surprised to encounter basically a straight history of the role of Black women in the struggle for racial and gender euality since the end of the Civil War A good summary occurs at the beginning of the last chapter At the turn of the century

  9. says:

    Paula Giddings’ book When and Where I Enter has been accepted and praised by several organizations Black intellectuals and feminists The Women's Review of Books calls Giddings’ work “the best interpretation of black women and race and sex that we haveIn chapter six “‘To Be a Woman Sublime’ The Ideas of the National Black Women’s Club Movement to 1917” Giddings shares with us the history of the Black women’s movement and th

  10. says:

    In a technological age where we are inundated with self help self analysis and self assessment products it is so much helpful to read a perspective that shows African American women where we fit outside of ourselves That is in the greater part of society based on the sacrifices made by powerful women of color years before our existence Professor Giddings is on the mark Do you have any uestions about your place at the voting boot