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February Book Club-Meetup: Black Feminist or Womanist?

For February, we’re discussing our perspectives on Black feminism and Womanism. I know that many Black women subscribe to one or the other — feminist and womanist, but what is … Continue reading

February 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

january book-club-meetup: ‘teaching to transgress’

join us in january for a discussion of teaching to transgress: education as the practice of freedom, followed by the meetup. come to one segment or both. below is the … Continue reading

December 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

sbf november book club-meetup: ‘feminist theory from margin to center’ @ tougo coffee

sadie chose bell hooks again for november’s book club discussion. she also said she has another one lined up for december (go, sadie!). i personally do not even know what type of … Continue reading

October 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

SBF Book Club-Meetup: ‘Sister Outsider’

[Update]: This book club & meetup has been postponed. Keep an eye out for the updated meeting time & place. A Black feminist once told me that she reads Sister Outsider over … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

August’s SBF Book-Club Meetup: ‘Sisters of the Yam: black women and self-recovery’

For August, Sadie has chosen Sisters of the Yam: Black Women and Self-Recovery by bell hooks, to discuss — so this is going to be nothing but great! Here’s hooks’ book description: … Continue reading

July 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cortona Cafe, ‘In Search of Our Mothers’ Gardens,’ and Black Feminism: A Book Club-Meetup

For July, we’ll be meeting on the mezzanine of this Black-owned business in the CD. Now, I’ve walked by Cortona Cafe a zillion times, and didn’t realize this insanely cute establishment … Continue reading

June 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Welcome Sadie — Seattle Black Feminists’ Book Club Facilitator!

If you’ve recently toggled over the to the ‘about’ page on this blog, then you will have seen a new face around here, Sadie B. Sadie, who describes herself as … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · Leave a comment