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The Resource Mouths of rain : an anthology of Black lesbian thought, edited by Briona Simone Jones

Mouths of rain : an anthology of Black lesbian thought, edited by Briona Simone Jones

Label
Mouths of rain : an anthology of Black lesbian thought
Title
Mouths of rain
Title remainder
an anthology of Black lesbian thought
Statement of responsibility
edited by Briona Simone Jones
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A groundbreaking collection tracing the history of intellectual thought by Black Lesbian writers, in the tradition of The New Press's perennial seller Words of Fire"--
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Lambda Literary Award: LGBTQ Anthology, 2022.
Additional physical form
Also available online.
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Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10946353
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/0896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.L47
LC item number
M68 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Jones, Briona Simone
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American lesbians
  • African American lesbians
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Lesbians' writings, American
  • American literature
  • American literature
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an anthology of Black lesbian thought
Label
Mouths of rain : an anthology of Black lesbian thought, edited by Briona Simone Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: We won't stop the rain / Cheryl Clarke -- Mouths of rain: Be opened / Alexis Pauline Gumbs -- Introduction: No hand, no gaze / Briona Simone Jones -- Part I: Uses of the erotic, 1909-2020 -- Ma Rainey -- Cheryl Clarke -- Red Jordan Arobateau -- You! Inez! / Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-Nelson -- Can it be? / Alice Walker -- A Mona Lisa / Angelina Weld Grimke -- Love poem / Audre Lorde -- Woman / Audre Lorde -- Uses of the erotic: The erotic as power / Audre Lorde -- Kittatinny / Cheryl Clarke -- B.D. Woman's Blues / Lucille Bogan -- Finer with time / Michelle Parkerson -- Jambula Tree / Monica Arac de Nyeko -- Metamorphosis / Pat Parker -- My lover is a woman / Pat Parker -- Sunshine / Pat Parker -- Celebrant / Terri Jewell -- Part II: Interlocking oppressions and identity politics, 1980-2020 -- Audre Lorde -- Barbara Smith -- Three for the price of one: notes from a gay, Black feminist / Anita Cornwell -- A meeting of the sapphic daughters / Ann Allen Shockley -- To be an orphan inside of "blackness" / Dawn Lundy Martin -- Ain't I a woman? / Kai Davis -- Not feminine as in straight, but Femme as in queer #AF: The queer and black roots of my femme expression / experience / Kaila Story -- Wolfpack / Mecca Jamilah Sullivan -- We are here / Pamela Sneed -- Part III: Coming out and stepping into, 1978-2020 -- Catherine E. McKinley and L. Joyce Delaney -- Lisa C. Moore -- The wedding / Beverly Smith -- poem from No Language Is Neutral / Dionne Brand -- Angelina Weld Grimke: (1880-1958) / Akasha Gloria Hull-- aubade, in pieces, for my ex-lovers / JP Howard -- Black Butch Woman / Janae Johnson -- Curtain 1983 / Jewelle Gomez -- Notes on speechlessness / Michelle Cliff -- Living single / Moya Bailey -- funny / Pat Parker -- Part IV: The sacred, 1970-2020 -- M. Jacqui Alexander -- Omotara James -- Interspecies / Alexis De Veaux -- her relationship to Africa lives in the part of her that is eight years / Alexis Pauline Gumbs -- Black Pearl: A poetic drama for four voices / Arisa White -- How to make art / Cheryl Boyce-Taylor -- Erzulie-Oshun (Georgia style) / doris diosa davenport -- Without name / Pauli Murray -- Fighting racism: An approach through ritual / SDiane Bogus -- Sangodare Akinwale / Anew -- excerpt from love conjure / blues / Sharon Bridgforth -- Part V: Radical futurities, 1976-2020 -- Barbara Jordan -- Demita Frazier -- Charlene A. Carruthers -- The Shape of my impact / Alexis Pauline Gums -- I am your sister: Black women organizing across sexualities / Audre Lorde -- Towards a Black feminist criticism -- A ratchet lens: Black queer youth, agency, hip hop, and the Black ratchet imagination -- Deviance as resistance: A new research agenda for the study of Black politics / Cathy J. Cohen -- Never mind the misery / Where's the magic / doris diosa davenport -- At another crossroads / Kate Rushin -- The myth and tradition of the Black bulldagger / SDiane Bogus -- Play aunties and dyke bitches: gender, generation, and the ethics of Black queer kinship -- Archiving Black lesbians in practice: The Salsa Soul Sisters Archival Collection / Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz -- More than human: Black feminisms of the future in Jewelle Gomez's The Gilda Stories
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxx, 363 pages
Isbn
9781620975763
Lccn
2020041055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40030418538
System control number
  • on1142887203
  • (OCoLC)1142887203
Label
Mouths of rain : an anthology of Black lesbian thought, edited by Briona Simone Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword: We won't stop the rain / Cheryl Clarke -- Mouths of rain: Be opened / Alexis Pauline Gumbs -- Introduction: No hand, no gaze / Briona Simone Jones -- Part I: Uses of the erotic, 1909-2020 -- Ma Rainey -- Cheryl Clarke -- Red Jordan Arobateau -- You! Inez! / Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-Nelson -- Can it be? / Alice Walker -- A Mona Lisa / Angelina Weld Grimke -- Love poem / Audre Lorde -- Woman / Audre Lorde -- Uses of the erotic: The erotic as power / Audre Lorde -- Kittatinny / Cheryl Clarke -- B.D. Woman's Blues / Lucille Bogan -- Finer with time / Michelle Parkerson -- Jambula Tree / Monica Arac de Nyeko -- Metamorphosis / Pat Parker -- My lover is a woman / Pat Parker -- Sunshine / Pat Parker -- Celebrant / Terri Jewell -- Part II: Interlocking oppressions and identity politics, 1980-2020 -- Audre Lorde -- Barbara Smith -- Three for the price of one: notes from a gay, Black feminist / Anita Cornwell -- A meeting of the sapphic daughters / Ann Allen Shockley -- To be an orphan inside of "blackness" / Dawn Lundy Martin -- Ain't I a woman? / Kai Davis -- Not feminine as in straight, but Femme as in queer #AF: The queer and black roots of my femme expression / experience / Kaila Story -- Wolfpack / Mecca Jamilah Sullivan -- We are here / Pamela Sneed -- Part III: Coming out and stepping into, 1978-2020 -- Catherine E. McKinley and L. Joyce Delaney -- Lisa C. Moore -- The wedding / Beverly Smith -- poem from No Language Is Neutral / Dionne Brand -- Angelina Weld Grimke: (1880-1958) / Akasha Gloria Hull-- aubade, in pieces, for my ex-lovers / JP Howard -- Black Butch Woman / Janae Johnson -- Curtain 1983 / Jewelle Gomez -- Notes on speechlessness / Michelle Cliff -- Living single / Moya Bailey -- funny / Pat Parker -- Part IV: The sacred, 1970-2020 -- M. Jacqui Alexander -- Omotara James -- Interspecies / Alexis De Veaux -- her relationship to Africa lives in the part of her that is eight years / Alexis Pauline Gumbs -- Black Pearl: A poetic drama for four voices / Arisa White -- How to make art / Cheryl Boyce-Taylor -- Erzulie-Oshun (Georgia style) / doris diosa davenport -- Without name / Pauli Murray -- Fighting racism: An approach through ritual / SDiane Bogus -- Sangodare Akinwale / Anew -- excerpt from love conjure / blues / Sharon Bridgforth -- Part V: Radical futurities, 1976-2020 -- Barbara Jordan -- Demita Frazier -- Charlene A. Carruthers -- The Shape of my impact / Alexis Pauline Gums -- I am your sister: Black women organizing across sexualities / Audre Lorde -- Towards a Black feminist criticism -- A ratchet lens: Black queer youth, agency, hip hop, and the Black ratchet imagination -- Deviance as resistance: A new research agenda for the study of Black politics / Cathy J. Cohen -- Never mind the misery / Where's the magic / doris diosa davenport -- At another crossroads / Kate Rushin -- The myth and tradition of the Black bulldagger / SDiane Bogus -- Play aunties and dyke bitches: gender, generation, and the ethics of Black queer kinship -- Archiving Black lesbians in practice: The Salsa Soul Sisters Archival Collection / Shawn(ta) Smith-Cruz -- More than human: Black feminisms of the future in Jewelle Gomez's The Gilda Stories
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxx, 363 pages
Isbn
9781620975763
Lccn
2020041055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40030418538
System control number
  • on1142887203
  • (OCoLC)1142887203

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