Living with Jim Crow: African American Women and Memories of the Segregated South by L. BrownLiving with Jim Crow: African American Women and Memories of the Segregated South by L. Brown

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

byL. Brown, A. Valk

Paperback | October 11, 2011

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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.
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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Title:Living with Jim Crow: African American Women and Memories of the Segregated SouthFormat:PaperbackDimensions:209 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.46 inPublished:October 11, 2011Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:023062152X

ISBN - 13:9780230621527

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Table of Contents

Introduction: We Did Well With What We Had: Remembering Black Life behind the Veil Kin to Everybody: Childhood Crossing Over into another World: Personal Relationships across the Lifespan You are all under Bondage, which is True: Working Lives A Society Totally our Own: Institutional and Cultural Life in Black Communities I Like to Get Something Done: Fighting for Social and Political Change

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"An indispensible contribution to African American and women s history. Essential." - CHOICE