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Living with Jim Crow : African American Women and Memories of the Segregated South

By: Brown, Leslie.
Contributor(s): Valk, Anne.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Palgrave Studies in Oral History: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010Description: 1 online resource (228 p.).ISBN: 9780230109872.Subject(s): African American women -- Southern States -- Interviews | African Americans -- Segregation -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes | African Americans -- Southern States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Anecdotes | Interviews -- Southern States | Racism -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes | Sexism -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century -- Anecdotes | Southern States -- Biography -- Anecdotes | Southern States -- Race relations -- Anecdotes | Southern States -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- AnecdotesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Living with Jim Crow : African American Women and Memories of the Segregated SouthDDC classification: 305.896/073075 | 305.896073075 LOC classification: E185.61.V35 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Series Editors' Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 The Foundation Was There: Growing up a Girl in the Jim Crow South; CHAPTER 2 What Is Expected Of You: Gender and Sexuality; CHAPTER 3 You Are All Under Bondage, Which Is True: Working Lives; Plates Section; CHAPTER 4 A Society Totally Our Own: Institutional and Cultural Life; CHAPTER 5 I Like To Get Something Done: Fighting for Social and Political Change; Afterword; Appendix A: List of Interviews; Appendix B: Sample Edited Transcript, from Interview with Ila J. Blue; Notes; Index
Summary: Using first-person narratives collected through oral history interviews, this groundbreaking book collects black women''s memories of their public and private lives during the period of legal segregation in the American South.
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Cover; Contents; List of Figures; Series Editors' Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 The Foundation Was There: Growing up a Girl in the Jim Crow South; CHAPTER 2 What Is Expected Of You: Gender and Sexuality; CHAPTER 3 You Are All Under Bondage, Which Is True: Working Lives; Plates Section; CHAPTER 4 A Society Totally Our Own: Institutional and Cultural Life; CHAPTER 5 I Like To Get Something Done: Fighting for Social and Political Change; Afterword; Appendix A: List of Interviews; Appendix B: Sample Edited Transcript, from Interview with Ila J. Blue; Notes; Index

Using first-person narratives collected through oral history interviews, this groundbreaking book collects black women''s memories of their public and private lives during the period of legal segregation in the American South.

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ANNE VALK is Associate Director for Programs of the John Nicholas Brown Centre, Brown University, USA. LESLIE BROWN is Assistant Professor of History at Williams College, USA, and the author of Upbuilding Black Durham .

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