Item Details

Taking Risks: Feminist Activism and Research in the Americas

edited by Julie Shayne ; foreword by Margaret Randall
Format
Book
Published
Albany, NY : SUNY Press, [2014]
Language
English
Series
SUNY Series, Praxis: Theory in Action
SUNY Series, Praxis, Theory in Action
ISBN
9781438452456, 1438452454
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • The thing about taking risks / Margaret Randall
  • Introduction : Research, risk, and activism : feminists' stories of social justice / Julie Shayne and Kristy Leissle
  • Section onepart one: texts, stories, and activism
  • Writing and activism / Carmen Rodríguez
  • Absence in memories : reading stories of survival in Argentina / Mahala Lettvin
  • Chilean exiles and their feminist stories / Julie Shayne
  • Navigating the Cuban ideological divide : research on the independent libraries movement / Marisela Fleites-Lear
  • We also built the city of Medellín : Deplazadas' family albums as feminist archival activism / Tamera Marko
  • Who owns the archive? : community media in contemporary Venezuela / Robin Garcia
  • Echoes of injustice : performative activism and the femicide plaguing Ciudad Juárez / Christina Marín
  • Feminist tensions : race, sex work, and women's activism in Bahia / Erica Lorraine Williams
  • Latina battered immigrants, citizenship and inequalities : reflections on activist research / Roberta Villalón
  • Rural feminism and revolution in Nicaragua : voices of the Compañeras / Shelly Grabe
  • Conclusion
  • Afterword
  • Mother's day / Julie Shayne.
Description
xlv, 335 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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