Ain't I a Woman : Black Women and Feminism is among America's most influential works. Prolific, outspoken, and fearless this book is a classic. It should be read by anyone who takes feminism seriously.
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Ntozake Shange offers this personal culinary memoir, with dashes of literature and pinches of music, in her rousing tribute to black cuisine as a food of life that reflects the spirit and history of a people.