Angela Davis An Autobiography

Author: Angela Yvonne Davis
Publisher: International Pub
ISBN: 9780717806676
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The political activist reflects upon the people and incidents that have influenced her life and commitment to global liberation of the oppressed

Visionary Women Writers Of Chicago S Black Arts Movement

Author: Carmen L. Phelps
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1604737352
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He goes on to acknowledge, however, that he knows no other way to account for
his difference from other Black people around him. Rhetorically, he ponders: “But
then how can I explain the runaway slave in terms that do not imply uniqueness?”
In contrast to Angela Davis's vigorous attempts in the preface to her
autobiography to downplay her uniqueness, Jackson seems more willing to
openly acknowledge that he is both typical (in the sense that he shares the plight
of other Black ...

African American Autobiographers

Author: Emmanuel Sampath Nelson
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313314094
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Jan Webster praises the autobiography for exposing the "horrors of the penal
system"; that story, he points out, "needs telling, and [Davis] tells it powerfully and
well" (31). But he wonders if Angela Davis should have written an autobiography
at the young age of thirty. He finds the work too narrowly focused on her legal
battles without providing a sense of the wider political history of the 1960s. Janet
Burroway infers that Davis's autobiography "is not a good book" because it lacks
literary ...


Author: Assata Shakur
Publisher: Zed Books Ltd.
ISBN: 1783606819
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A major contribution to the history of black liberation, destined to take its place alongside The Autobiography of Malcolm X and the works of Maya Angelou.

Evaluating Counterterrorism Performance

Author: Beatrice de Graaf
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136806555
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129–30; Meade, Red Brigades, p. 50; Galli, Storia del partito armata, p. 79.
Fasanella and Franceschini, Che cosa, pp. 129–30. Fasanella and Franceschini,
Che cosa, pp. 116–117. Handelingen, Senaat, 15 May 1975, p. 21313. Galli,
Storia del partito armata, p. 58. See Angela Davis, An Autobiography (New York:
International Publishers, 2006 [1974, 1988]), pp. 150, 160, 189–93, 216. Memo of
SAC Los Angeles to Hoover, 16 March 1970. Cited in: James Kirkpatrick Davis,
Assault ...