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This was a very interesting read. This book focused on the lyrics to 3 blues legends. The review of the songs makes you want to listen to their music as you read. Read morePublished 24 days ago by MM Read
this is such a cool book. I loved learning about African American feminism in the context of American History, and more importantly: music. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Ashley O'Brien
i was writing a paper for a grad class on blues women using Ann Petry's The Street as a main source, and this book came in handy. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Reader
Great condition to be a used textbook. However, I thought I would receive it in paperback form, not hardcover. Maybe I misread the description. No complains here though :)Published 14 months ago by Valencia
Davis explains that the Blues genre belongs to women just as much as it does men. Davis stated that the Blues provided a space where women could express themselves in new ways. Read morePublished 21 months ago by The Prissy Snob
Angela Y. Davis tells the story of women's blues during the 1920s and 1930s. She closely analyses lyrical content and sets the songs of the 'Classic' blues singers within a... Read morePublished on November 19, 2012 by Michele Johnson
No one with a true understanding of Billie Holiday would consider her a Blues Singer. As such to truly study Blues Legacies, it would be better if a Blues singer like Memphis... Read morePublished on January 30, 2006 by Tony Thomas