At the Dark End of the Street
  • Author : Danielle L. McGuire
  • Release Date : 24 June 2022
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 392
  • ISBN 13 : 9780307389244
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Book Description: A history of America's civil rights movement traces the pivotal influence of sexual violence that victimized African American women for centuries, revealing Rosa Parks's contributions as an anti-rape activist years before her heroic bus protest.

At the Dark End of the Street

At the Dark End of the Street

Author : Danielle L. McGuire
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : History
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A history of America's civil rights movement traces the pivotal influence of sexual violence that victimized African American women for centuries, revealing Rosa Parks's contributions as an anti-rape activist years before her heroic bus protest....

At the Dark End of the Street

At the Dark End of the Street

Author : Danielle L. McGuire
Publisher : Vintage
Genre : History
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Here is the courageous, groundbreaking story of Rosa Parks and Recy Taylor—a story that reinterprets the history of America's civil rights movement in terms of the sexual violence committed against Black women by white men. "An important step to finally facing the terrible legacies of race and gender in ...

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Genre : Fiction
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