Wild Women Don't Wear No Blues: Black Women Writers on Love, Men, and Sex by Marita Golden, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Wild Women Don't Wear No Blues: Black Women Writers on Love, Men, and Sex

Wild Women Don't Wear No Blues: Black Women Writers on Love, Men, and Sex

by Marita Golden
     
 

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Bringing together fourteen African-American women, Marita Golden has compiled saucy and spicy essays that serve as an exploration into the contemporary black female psyche. Ranging in style from Audre Lorde's classic polemic on eroticism to Miriam DeCosta Willis's deeply moving essay on her husband's last years, "every single one of these essays is

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Bringing together fourteen African-American women, Marita Golden has compiled saucy and spicy essays that serve as an exploration into the contemporary black female psyche. Ranging in style from Audre Lorde's classic polemic on eroticism to Miriam DeCosta Willis's deeply moving essay on her husband's last years, "every single one of these essays is terrific." — The Washington Post

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Golden, a novelist and professor, mixes her own story of raising her son with broader observations on the perilous state of black male youth in America. (Jan.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780385424011
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
07/28/1994
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.55(d)

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