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Living for the Revolution: Black Feminist Organizations, 1968–1980 Paperback – April 28, 2005

ISBN-13: 978-0822334934 ISBN-10: 0822334933 Edition: First Edition

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Living for the Revolution is a fabulous book with rich data and fine analysis. To date, nothing has been written that fills this particular historical vacuum. African American women’s participation in the feminist movement has only been told from the point of view of white feminists or in bits and pieces by others.”—Belinda Robnett, author of How Long? How Long? African-American Women in the Struggle for Civil Rights

Living for the Revolution will force scholars working on either the women’s movement or black liberation to change their standard narrative.”—Robin D. G. Kelley, author of Freedom Dreams: The Black Radical Imagination

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Kimberly Springer is a lecturer in American Studies at Kings College, University of London. She is the editor of Still Lifting, Still Climbing: African American Women’s Contemporary Activism.

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Associate Professor of Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at The Ohio State University, specializing in race, gender, and sexuality in social movements and the media

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