Welcome to Day 1 of #BlackFeministLit. #BlackFeministLit is the Digital Portion of the Black Feminist Thoughts, a series the Critical Race Initiative (CRI) began in Fall 2016 and will continue through the fall.
#BlackFeministLit gives CRI the opportunity to engage in public form of education, breaking down the barriers of the ivory tower to invite dialogue centering Black feminism. To that end, #BlackFeministLit will occur in two parts:
Week 1 starts with the theme Black feminist foundations with articles, blogs, and audiovisual material that gives context to the movement, ideology, and theory known as Black feminism. Click the link below to begin the first reading in the series published by the Thistle: An Alternative News Collective.
But Some of Us Are Brave: A History of Black Feminism in the United States
Curious about #BlackFeministLit? Click here to learn about CRI's 30 Days of Black Feminist Thoughts.