Sister citizen : shame, stereotypes, and Black women in America / Melissa V. Harris-Perry.
Jezebel's sexual lasciviousness, Mammy's devotion, and Sapphire's outspoken anger -- these are among the most persistent stereotypes that black women encounter in contemporary American life. Hurtful and dishonest, such representations force African American women to navigate a virtual crooked room t...
New Haven :
Yale University Press,
|Physical Description:||xiv, 378 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm|
MSU: This book was selected in recognition of MSU Libraries Student Employee, Bridget A. Parler, Class of 2013