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Edited by:
Toni Cade Bambara, American, 1939 - 1995  Search this
Published by:
New American Library, Inc., American, founded 1948  Search this
Written by:
Nikki Giovanni, American, born 1943  Search this
Audre Lorde, American, 1934 - 1992  Search this
Paule Marshall, American, born 1929  Search this
Alice Walker, American, born 1944  Search this
Abbey Lincoln, American, 1930 - 2010  Search this
Toni Cade Bambara, American, 1939 - 1995  Search this
Gwendolyn M. Patton, American, born 1943  Search this
Francee Covington, American  Search this
Carole Brown  Search this
Kay Lindsey, American  Search this
Sherley Anne Williams, American, 1944 - 1999  Search this
Joanna Clark  Search this
Joanne Grant, American, 1930 - 2005  Search this
Fran Sanders  Search this
Frances M. Beal, American, born 1940  Search this
Gail Stokes, American  Search this
Jean Carey Bond, American  Search this
Pat Peery, American  Search this
Vertamae Smart-Grosvenor, American, 1937 - 2016  Search this
Maude White  Search this
Joyce Green, American  Search this
Helen Williams, American  Search this
Adele Jones, American  Search this
Pat Robinson, American  Search this
Grace Lee Boggs, American, 1915 - 2015  Search this
Helen Cade Brehon, American  Search this
Ann Cook, American  Search this
Subject of:
Ella Josephine Baker, American, 1903 - 1986  Search this
ink on paper (fiber product)
H x W x D: 7 × 4 3/16 × 11/16 in. (17.8 × 10.7 × 1.7 cm)
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
A paperback, fifth printing edition of The Black Woman: An Anthology published by New American Library. The front cover depicts a color headshot of a woman against a black background. The woman is depicted from the shoulders up, standing in profile with her head turned towards the viewer. She is looking over her proper left shoulder and her shoulders are nude. White text in the top right corner reads [The Black / Woman / AN ANTHOLOGY / BLACK WOMEN SPEAK OUT. / A BRILLIANT AND CHALLENGING / ASSEMBLY OF VOICES THAT / DEMAND TO BE HEARD. / EDITED AND WITH A PREFACE BY / TONI CADE]. Printed vertically in the top left corner is publisher and pricing information printed in white text that reads [SIGNET NON-FICTION · Q4317 · 95c] followed by the Signet logo of a circle divided with the letter [S]. The spine is black with white text. At the top is the Signet logo above the text [Q / 4317]. Below is the text [THE BLACK WOMAN An Anthology edited by Toni Cade]. At the bottom of the spine is the publisher's number [451-Q4317-095]. The back cover is white and has a synopsis of the book printed in black text. At the bottom is the publisher’s information, also printed in black text. The interior pages, two hundred and fifty-six (256) in total, front and back, are off-white paper with black type.
African American  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Literature  Search this
Poetry  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
© Toni Cade Bambara. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
BAM (Black Arts Movement 1965-1976)
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture