The DSA-LA Political Education Committee is proud to present our Night School for 2022, A Study Series on Black Leftist Thought.Join the DSA-LA Political Education Committee for our final class of this 7-Part Night School: Black Feminism.
Readings and Media (highly recommended, not required):
- Frances M. Beal, “Black Women’s Manifesto; Double Jeopardy: To be Black and Female” (1969)
- Combahee River Collective Statement (1977)
- bell hooks, “Feminism, A Movement to End Sexist Oppression,” chapter 2 of Feminist Theory from Margin to Center (1984), 14 pgs
- Chapter: “The Revolt of the Poor Black Women” from Lessons from the Damned (1973) – pp. 149-188
As a follow up to this series, for more great readings from Black Leftist thinkers, check out the Communist Research Cluster’s Black Revolutionaries in the United States: Communist Interventions, Vol. II.