About the Author
Duchess Harris, Ph.D., J.D., is an Associate Professor of American Studies at Macalester College. She is the co-editor with Bruce D. Baum of Racially Writing the Republic: Racists, Race Rebels, and Transformations of American Identity.
Table of Contents
Part I: The ‘90s in Context: A History of Black Women in American Politics
• Part II: A History of American Black Feminism
• Part III: Black Women’s Relationships with Party Politics
• Part IV: Doubting the Democrats: Current Disenchantment and Political Futures
• Part V: The State of Black Women in Politics under the First Black President