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Tenderheaded by Juliette Harris
Book DescriptionWhen does a few ounces of hair come to feel like the weight of the world? When an employer fires a black woman for wearing a cultural hairstyle that is "unprofessional", and she has to go to court to plead for her job. When she's with her man, and the moment she's supposed to let loose, she stops to secure her head scarf so he won't disturb the 'do. Tenderheaded? Definitely. All black women are, in one way or another. Featuring an extraordinary gathering of writers, performers and social luminaries such as Angela Davis, Tony Morrison, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Alice Walker, bell hooks and many others, this unforgettable anthology boldly breaks new cultural ground with straightforward talk about black women and their hair.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780671047566
(198mm x 129mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Washington Square Press Inc.,N.Y.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publish Date: 25-Feb-2002
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Juliette Harris
Juliette Harris is the editor of International Review of African-American Art, published by Hampton University Museum in Virginia. She has also written award-winning television and film documentaries. Pamela Johnson is a former senior editor of and a current columnist for Essence magazine. She is the author of the novel Santa and Pete, which was adapted for a TV movie.
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