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AR'N't I a Woman?: Female Slaves in the Plantation South


Living with the dual burdens of racism and sexism, slave women in the plantation South assumed roles within the family and community that contrasted sharply with traditional female roles in the larger American society. This revised edition of Ar'n't I a Woman? reviews and updates the scholarship on slave women and the slave family, exploring new ways of understanding the intersection of race and gender and comparing the myths that stereotyped female slaves with the realities of their lives. Above all, this groundbreaking ...

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    eBook iconEPUB eBookAr'N'T I a Woman? : Female Slaves in the Plantation South (Revised Edition)
    • Title: Ar'N'T I a Woman? : Female Slaves in the Plantation South (Revised Edition) by Deborah Gray White
    • Publisher: W. W. Norton
    • Print ISBN: 9780393314816, 0393314812
    • eText ISBN: 9780393343526
    • Edition: 1999 Revised Edition
    • Format: EPUB eBook

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