Emancipation's Daughters: Reimagining Black Femininity and the National Body
xxv + 298 pp., ill., bibl., index
Durham, NC: Duke University Press
Focuses on Mary McLeod Bethune, Michelle Obama, Rosa Parks, and Condoleezza Rice and how as political figures they nationalized black femininity and black motherhood and challenged notions of identity and power formed within patriarchal constructs of class, gender, race, and sexuality.
Richardson, Riché. Emancipation's Daughters: Reimagining Black Femininity and the National Body. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2021. Sylvia. Accessed June 2, 2023. https://sylvia.library.wisc.edu/catalog/SYL1654.