African American Hero of the Day

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Which author and scholar has written important works on sexism, class conflict, and racism, in such books as Ain't I a Woman? Black Women and Feminism.

  • She was born Gloria Watkins in 1952, changing her name as a way to honor her mother and grandmother.
  • She is currently a distinguished professor at Berea College in Kentucky.
  • She has also taught at Yale, Oberlin, and the City College of New York.
  • In addition to teaching women's studies, she has also been a professor of English literature.

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