Black Looks: Race and Representation bell hooks

In these twelve essays, bell hooks digs ever deeper into the personal and political consequences of contemporary representations of race and ethnicity within a white supremacist culture.

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All About Love: New Visions bell hooks

All About Love offers radical new ways to think about love by showing its interconnectedness in our private and public lives.

In eleven concise chapters, hooks explains how our everyday notio...

Teaching Critical Thinking: Practical Wisdom bell hooks

In Teaching Critical Thinking, renowned cultural critic and progressive educator bell hooks addresses some of the most compelling issues facing teachers in and out of the classroom today.In a serie...

Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom bell hooks

In Teaching to Transgress, bell hooks--writer, teacher, and insurgent black intellectual--writes about a new kind of education, educations as the practice of freedom.

This is the rare book ab...

Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate Politics bell hooks

Acclaimed cultural critic bell hooks offers an open-hearted and welcoming vision of gender, sexuality, and society in this inspiring and accessible volume.

In engaging and provocative style, ...

Outlaw Culture: Resisting Representations bell hooks

According to the Washington Post, no one who cares about contemporary African-American cultures can ignore bell hooks' electrifying feminist explorations.

And intervene, challenge and change ...

Rock My Soul: Black People and Self-Esteem bell hooks

In Rock My Soul, world-renowned scholar and visionary bell hooks takes an in-depth look at one of the most critical issues facing African Americans: a collective wounded self-esteem that has prevai...

Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism bell hooks

A groundbreaking work of feminist history and theory analyzing the complex relations between various forms of oppression. Ain't I a Woman examines the impact of sexism on black women during slavery...

Salvation: Black People and Love bell hooks

Acclaimed visionary and intellectual bell hooks began her exploration of the meaning of love in American culture with the bestselling All About Love: New Visions. Here she continues her love song t...

Killing Rage: Ending Racism bell hooks

These twenty-three essays are written from a black and feminist perspective, and they tackle the bitter difficulties of racism by envisioning a world without it.

And in the title essay, hooks...

Art on My Mind: Visual Politics bell hooks

In Art on My Mind, bell hooks, a leading cultural critic, responds to the ongoing dialogues about producing, exhibiting, and criticizing art and aesthetics in an art world increasingly concerned wi...

Where We Stand: Class Matters bell hooks

Drawing on both her roots in Kentucky and her adventures with Manhattan Coop boards, Where We Stand is a successful black woman's reflection--personal, straight forward, and rigorously honest--on h...

Belonging: A Culture of Place bell hooks

Traversing past and present, Belonging charts a cyclical journey in which hooks moves from place to place, from country to city and back again, only to end where she began--her old Kentucky home.

Teaching Community: A Pedagogy of Hope bell hooks

Ten years ago, bell hooks astonished readers with Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom.

Teaching, she explains, can happen anywhere, any time - not just in college cla...

remembered rapture: the writer at work bell hooks

With grace and insight, celebrated writer bell hooks untangles the complex personae of women writers.

Once again, these essays reveal bell hooks's wide-ranging intellectual scope; she is a un...

We Real Cool: Black Men and Masculinity bell hooks

When women get together and talk about men, the news is almost always bad news," writes bell hooks.

"If the topic gets specific and the focus is on black men, the news is even worse."In this ...

The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love bell hooks

But to know love, men must be able to look at the ways that patriarchal culture keeps them from knowing themselves, from being in touch with their feelings, from loving.

In The Will to Change...

Communion: The Female Search for Love bell hooks

Renowned visionary and theorist bell hooks began her exploration of the meaning of love in American culture with the critically acclaimed All About Love: New Visions.

Now hooks culminates her...