Publisher: Verso (July 17, 2008)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.2 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
First released in 1990, Michele Wallace’s Invisibility Blues is extensively considered as a landmark within the background of black feminism. Wallace’s issues of the black event in the US comprise memories of her adolescence in Harlem; a glance on the persevered underrepresentation of black voices in politics, media, and tradition; and the legacy of such figures as Zora Neale Hurston, Toni Cade Bambara, Toni Morrison, and Alice Walker. Wallace addresses the tensions among race, gender, and society, bringing them into the open with a unique mixture of literary virtuosity and scholarly rigor.With an up-to-date advent, this new version of Invisibility Blues demanding situations and informs with the plain-spoken fact that has made it an stated vintage.