61. When and Where I Enter: Anna Julia Cooper

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Anna Julia Cooper’s A Voice from the South, an unprecedented contribution to black feminist theory.



Further Reading

• A.J. Cooper, A Voice From the South (Xenia OH: 1892).

• A.J. Cooper, The Voice of Anna Julia Cooper, ed. C. Lemert and E. Bhan (Lanham MD: 1998).


• E. Alexander, ""We Must Be about Our Father's Business": Anna Julia Cooper and the In-Corporation of the Nineteenth-Century African-American Woman Intellectual," Signs 20 (1995): 336–356.

• K. Baker-Fletcher, A Singing Something: Womanist Reflections on Anna Julia Cooper (New York: 1994).

• H. Carby, Reconstructing Womanhood: The Emergence of the Afro-American Woman Novelist (New York: 1987), chapter 5.

• K.L. Glass, “Tending to the Roots: Anna Julia Cooper’s Sociopolitical Thought and Activism,” Meridians 6 (2005): 23–55.

• C. Jeffers, "Anna Julia Cooper and the Black Gift Thesis," History of Philosophy Quarterly 33 (2016): 79-97.

• V. May, Anna Julia Cooper, Visionary Black Feminist: A Critical Introduction (New York: 2007).

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy entry by Kathryn Sophia Belle


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