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Why I Love Black Women

Why I Love Black Women

In this open love letter to black women everywhere, Michael Eric Dyson celebrates the strength and beauty of African-American women. From Miss James, his grammar school teacher, to Linda Johnson Rice, who heads the communications empire that publishes Ebony and Jet; from Toni Morrison, whose novels inspired him, as a young welfare dad, to Debbie Bethea, the housecleaner whose labors remind him of his mother in Detroit; from civil rights widow Myrlie Evers-Williams to activist and scholar Angela Davis-and many more-the women in Dyson’s pantheon inspire us to remember, “When we love black women, we love ourselves, and the God who made us.”
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Genre: Nonfiction / Social Science / Ethnic Studies / African American Studies

On Sale: January 8th 2004

Price: $15.99

Page Count: 336

ISBN-13: 9780465017645

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