Hood feminism : notes from the women that a movement forgot / Mikki Kendall.

"A collection of essays taking aim at the legitimacy of the modern feminist movement, arguing that it has chronically failed to address the needs of all but a few women"-- In this collection of essays, Kendall takes aim at the legitimacy of the modern feminist movement. She argues that it has chroni...

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Main Author: Kendall, Mikki (Author)
Language:English
Published: [New York, New York] : Viking, [2020]
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Physical Description:xviii, 267 pages ; 22 cm
Format: Book
Contents:
  • Solidarity is still for white women
  • Gun violence
  • Hunger
  • Of #FastTailedGirls and freedom
  • It's raining patriarchy
  • How to write about black women
  • Pretty for a ...
  • Black girls don't have eating disorders
  • The fetishization of fierce
  • The hood doesn't hate smart people
  • Missing and murdered
  • Fear and feminism
  • Race, poverty, and politics
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Reproductive justice, eugenics, and maternal mortality
  • Parenting while marginalized
  • Allies, anger, and accomplices.