The Women

The Women

A New York Times Notable Book

Daring and fiercely original, The Women is at once a memoir, a psychological study, a sociopolitical manifesto, and an incisive adventure in literary criticism. It is conceived as a series of portraits analyzing the role that sexual and racial identity played in the lives and work of the writer's subjects: his mother, a self-described "Negress," who would not be defined by the limitations of race and gender; the mother of Malcolm X, whose… (more)

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (January 31, 1998)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Language: English


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