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  1. Black British Feminism: A Reader

    Edited by Heidi Safia Mirza

    Black British Feminism: A Reader is a unique collection of classic texts and new black feminist scholarship. Exploring postmodern themes of gendered and racialized exclusion, 'black' identity and social and cultural difference this volume provides an overview of black feminism in Britain as it has...

    Published May 29th 1997 by Routledge

  2. W.E.B. Du Bois on Race and Culture

    By Bernard W. Bell, Emily R. Grosholz, James B. Stewart

    Interpreting Du Bois' thoughts on race and culture in a broadly philosophical sense, this volume assembles original essays by some of today's leading scholars in a critical dialogue on different important theoretical and practical issues that concerned him throughout his long career: the conundrum...

    Published January 29th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Representing Black Men

    Edited by Marcellus Blount, George Cunningham

    Representing Black Men focuses on gender, race and representation in the literary and cultural work of black men....

    Published November 29th 1995 by Routledge

  4. The Myth of Aunt Jemima

    White Women Representing Black Women

    By Diane Roberts

    The Myth of Aunt Jemima is a bold and exciting look at the way three centuries of white women writers have tackled the subject of race in both Britain and America. Diane Roberts challenges the widely-held belief that white women writers have simply acquiesed in majority cultural inscriptions of...

    Published September 1st 1994 by Routledge

  5. Black Women, Writing and Identity

    Migrations of the Subject

    By Carole Boyce-Davies

    Black Women Writing and Identity is an exciting work by one of the most imaginative and acute writers around. The book explores a complex and fascinating set of interrelated issues, establishing the significance of such wide-ranging subjects as: * re-mapping, re-naming and cultural crossings *...

    Published August 25th 1994 by Routledge

  6. Welcome to the Jungle

    New Positions in Black Cultural Studies

    By Kobena Mercer

    Welcome to the Jungle brings a black British perspective to the critical reading of a wide range of cultural texts, events and experiences arising from volatile transformations in the politics of ethnicity, sexuality and "race" during the 1980s. The ten essays collected here examine new forms of...

    Published July 29th 1994 by Routledge

  7. White Screens/Black Images

    Hollywood From the Dark Side

    By James Snead

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 5th 1994 by Routledge

  8. Black American Cinema

    Edited by Manthia Diawara

    Series: AFI Film Readers

    This is the first major collection of criticism on Black American cinema. From the pioneering work of Oscar Micheaux and Wallace Thurman to the Hollywood success of Spike Lee, Black American filmmakers have played a remarkable role in the development of the American film, both independent and...

    Published August 18th 1993 by Routledge

  9. Reading Rodney King/Reading Urban Uprising

    Edited by Robert Gooding-Williams

    Reading Rodney King/Reading Urban Uprising keeps the public debate alive by exploring the connections between the Rodney King incidents and the ordinary workings of cultural, political, and economic power in contemporary America. Its recurrent theme is the continuing, complicated significance of...

    Published April 19th 1993 by Routledge