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Black Women For Beginners
Black Women For Beginners

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Black Women For Beginners

S. Pearl Sharp (A) and Beverly Hawkins Hall (ILT)

List Price: $14.95 (Paperback - History / Black Women - 2011)

Description:There are over 519 million Black Women on the planet Earth, give or take a dozen. There's a Black Woman on each of the seven continents, in almost every country and in almost every context. There are even Black Women in the space program. So no matter where you go, she's already been there. She travels with forces greater than herself. Her presence is everywhere.

Black Women For Beginners is a documentary comic book that chronicles the trials and triumphs of Black Women from antiquity to the present, reflecting with wit and humor the challenges they have faced and the fortitude and strength that have sustained Black Women and patterned history with a diversity of excellence. As warriors, healers, teachers, mothers, queens, and liberators Black Women have had tremendous impact on issues from food to fashion, from politics to poetry. Replete with a glossary of reference terms, Black Women For Beginners whimsically details the influence of stereotypes on the portrayal of Black Women in various venues and punctuates the absurd. (192 pgs)

Ashay says, "I really like the For Beginner series. And I particularly like this one because it's about the history of Black Women. Because sometimes we can get left out and over looked. I also like the fact that it chronicles Black Women's achievements and importance from the beginning of creation. Great book must have for the classroom and library."

Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces

ISBN: CONS978-1934389201

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