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A bound woman is a dangerous thing : the incarceration of African American women from Harriet Tubman to Sandra Bland / DaMaris B. Hill.

Hill, DaMaris B. (author.).

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George H. & Laura E. Brown Library 305.488 Hil (Text) 30308101217348 Adult New Nonfiction Available -
Goldsboro Library 305.488 HIL (Text) 900000000817396 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Henderson Main Branch 305.48 H (Text) 33258008559127 Adult Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781635572612
  • ISBN: 1635572614
  • Physical Description: print
    xviii, 163 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: For black American women, the experience of being bound has taken many forms: from the bondage of slavery to the Reconstruction-era criminalization of women; from the brutal constraints of Jim Crow to our own era's prison industrial complex, where between 1980 and 2014, the number of incarcerated women increased by 700%.* For those women who lived and died resisting the dehumanization of confinement--physical, social, intellectual--the threat of being bound was real, constant, and lethal. From Harriet Tubman to Assata Shakur, Ida B. Wells to Sandra Bland and Black Lives Matter, black women freedom fighters have braved violence, scorn, despair, and isolation in order to lodge their protests. In A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing, DaMaris Hill honors their experiences with at times harrowing, at times hopeful responses to her heroes, illustrated with black-and-white photographs throughout.
Subject: African American women Social conditions
African American women Effect of imprisonment on
Women slaves
United States Race relations
Racism United States
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