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Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
Herein, Sarah J. Jackson interviews Cathy J. Cohen on the potentials for feminist theory in racial justice movements. Topics addressed include the barriers and bridges between activists and academics, the unique ways in which race and gender intersect in state violence, challenges for feminist academics of color engaged in activism, and the shape of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
This article was published by University of Chicago Press in Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society. The original publication can be found here: https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/10.1086/685115
Cohen, C., & Jackson, S. (2016). Ask a Feminist: A Conversation with Cathy J. Cohen on Black Lives Matter, Feminism, and Contemporary Activism. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, 41 (4), 775-792. https://doi.org/10.1086/685115
Date Posted: 27 February 2020
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