A groundbreaking work of feminist history and theory analyzing the complex relations between various forms of oppression. Ain't I a Woman examines the impact of sexism on black women during slavery, the historic devaluation of black womanhood, black male sexism, racism within the recent women's movement, and black women's involvement with feminism.
Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism
Author: bell hooks
Published: July 1st 1999 by South End Press (first published 1981)
Format: Paperback , 205 pages