Nappy: Growing Up Black and Female in America
by Aliona L. Gibson
Publication Date: Jul 01, 2000
List Price: $13.00
Format: Paperback, 176 pages
Imprint: Writers and Readers Publishing
Publisher: Writers & Readers Publishing
Parent Company: For Beginners LLC
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As an eloquent rendering of the experiences of black women coming of age in America, Gibson’s memoirs strike to the heart of a generation in transition and resonate with its wit and its troubles. Using her personal experiences, Gibson examines how American standards of beauty affect women of color and their struggles for self-acceptance.
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