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We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible

A Reader in Black Women"s History (Black Women in United States History)

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Published by Carlson Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • History,
  • Blacks In The U.S.,
  • Women In The U.S.,
  • History - General History,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • African American women,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsWilma King (Editor), Darlene Clark Hine (Editor), Linda Reed (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages618
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8356511M
    ISBN 100926019805
    ISBN 109780926019805

      We get to see so much of life years ago. a campus of five to six buildings outside the city whose motto is “We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible.” this book was a wonderful. We specialize in the wholly impossible. Welcome to Inspirational Stories, we believe in holding yourself together, accepting life, and making the inspired decisions that change the horizons of their life. This podium is developed for the people who want to gift compassion and empathy to the people who have been given nothing in their life.

    The Outstanding Book Award, National Conference of Black Political Scientists, for Stolen Childhood: Slave Youth in Nineteenth-Century America. The Letitia Woods Brown Prize, Association of Black Women Historians for “We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible:” A Reader in Black Women’s History. We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible: A Reader in. We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible: A Reader in Black Women's History - - - - - $

    "We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible": Black Women School Founders and Their Mission Audrey Thomas McCluskey Introduction and background S_ CHOOL FOUNDERS Lucy Craft Laney (), Mary McLeod Bethune (), Nannie Helen Burroughs (), and Charlotte Hawkins Brown () lived and. Her book, Simple Decency and Common Sense: The Southern Conference Movement, , concentrates on the forgotten years of the civil rights movement. Professor Reed is also co-editor, along with Darlene Clark Hine and Wilma King, of "We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible": A Reader in Black Women's History. Both books have been prize winners.


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We specialize in the wholly impossible: a reader in Black women's history. [Darlene Clark Hine; Wilma King; Linda Reed;] -- Essays by 30 authors attempt to reclaim and to create heightened awareness about individuals, contributions, and struggles that have made African American women's survival and progress possible.

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By Daina Ramey Berry and Kali Nicole Gross | It is true that we [Black women] embody the motto coined by Nannie Helen Burroughs for the school she headed in “We specialize in the wholly impossible.” The motto, together with Nannie’s own history, stands as evidence that a Black woman could, and did, push past daunting obstacles to live a life decidedly less ordinary.

We specialize in the wholly impossible. I love these words; I find them captivating, bold—almost subversive. And I find them deeply, deeply encouraging. We are all made of the same stuff as Nannie Helen Burroughs after all.

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Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Print version: "We specialize in the wholly impossible". Brooklyn, N.Y.: Carlson Pub., (DLC)   Throughout the book, I read and learned about SO MANY Black women who have done (and do) just that: specialize in the wholly impossible by dedicating their lives and work to collective struggles for Black freedom for Black women, girls and femmes, especially during times when so many others denigrated and dismissed us.

We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible: The Philanthropic Work of Black Women. In K. McCarthy (Ed.), Lady Bountiful Revisited: Women, Philanthropy, and Power (pp.

70 Cited by: Heaven Won't Protect the Working Girl. We Will. 61 Union Now. Ever. 64 "We Strike for Justice. We Don't Want to Waste Our Lives in Making Waists Only!" p.

67 Counter Arguments p. 71 Pink Collars and Coffee Cups p. 74 Professional Women p. 77 On Their Own p. 85 Cleaning Up Society: Local, State, and National Housekeeping p. 93 The New. Nannie Helen Burroughs was born in Orange, Virginia on May 2, to parents John and Jennie Burroughs.

Young Burroughs attended school in Washington, D.C. and then moved to Kentucky where she attended Eckstein-Norton University and eventually received an honorary M.A.

degree in Despite the absence of a college degree, Burroughs sought a teaching position in. TY - BOOK. T1 - We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible: A Reader in Black Women’s History. AU - King, Wilma.

AU - Reed, Linda. AU - Hine, Darlene C. PY - Y1 - M3 - Book. BT - We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible: A Reader in Black Women’s History. PB - Carlson Publishing, Inc. CY - New York. ER. We Specialize in the Wholly Impossible A Reader in Black Women's History on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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