Famous Creative Women Quotations from . . .

Barbara Smith
(1846-????) born on
Nov 16
US "editor, writer". "She was co-founder and publisher of "Kitchen Table: Women of Color Press.""

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F
"Black women, whose experience is unique, are seldom recognized as a particular social-cultural entity and are seldom thought to be important enough for serious scholarly consideration."

R
"A major problem for Black women, and all people of color, when we are challenged to oppose anti-Semitism, is our profound skepticism that white people can actually be oppressed."
A
"This invisibility [of Black women], however, means that the opportunities for creative research are infinite."
N
One of the greatest gifts of Black feminism to ourselves has been to make it a little easier simply to be Black and female.
K
Black women as a group have never been fools. We couldn't afford to be.

 



Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F:  "In "The Black Woman's Gumbo Ya-Ya," by Terri L. Jewell, 1993."
R: ""Yours in Strusgie," part 2, 1984"
A: "In "The Black Woman's Gumbo Ya-Ya," by Terri L. Jewell, 1993."
N: "In "The Black Woman's Gumbo Ya-Ya," by Terri L. Jewell, 1993."
K: "In "The Black Woman's Gumbo Ya-Ya," by Terri L. Jewell, 1993."


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