A slew of harmful stereotypes continues to follow Black women. The second edition of this bestseller debunks vicious misconceptions rooted in long-standing racism and shows that Black women are still alright.
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers; 2nd edition (October 12, 2021)
Paperback: 192 pages
Item Weight: 12.8 ounces
Dimensions: 6.06 x 0.51 x 9 inches
Winfrey Harris exposes anti-Black woman propaganda and shows how real Black women are pushing back against racist, distorted cartoon versions of themselves. She counters warped prejudices with the straight-up truth about being a Black woman in America.
Tamara Winfrey Harris is a writer whose work has appeared in the Chicago Sun-Times, In These Times, and Ms. and Bitch magazines and online at the American Prospect, Salon, the Guardian, Newsweek/Daily Beast, xoJane, the Huffington Post, Psychology Today, Clutch magazine, and Change.org. She has been called to address women's issues in major media outlets, such as NPR's Weekend Edition. The Sisters Are Alright is Foreword Reviews' 2015 INDIEFAB Book Awards in Women's Studies.