Joy James


Joy James is author of The Womb of Western Theory and Seeking the ‘Beloved Community’; Resisting State Violence; Shadowboxing: Representations of Black Feminist Politics, and editor of several anthologies on politics and imprisonment: The New Abolitionists; Angela Y. Davis Reader; Imprisoned Intellectuals. James is F.C. Oakley 3rd Century Professor at Williams College.

Author's Books

Womanish Black Girls

Women Resisting the Contradictions of Silence and Voice


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