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Title:African feminisms
Editor:Osha, SanyaISNI
Year:2008
Periodical:Quest: An International African Journal of Philosophy (ISSN 1011-226X)
Volume:20
Issue:1-2
Pages:205
Language:English
Geographic term:Africa
Subjects:feminism
philosophy
gender relations
sexuality
Abstract:This special issue reviews the debates, tendencies and discourses that have marked the trajectories of the area of specialization now known as African feminisms. An introductory essay by Sanya Osha is followed by six contributions: Theorizing African feminism(s): the 'colonial' question (by Pinkie Mekgwe); Is gender yet another colonial project? A critique of Oyeronke Oyewumi's proposal (by Agnes Atia Apusigah); 'Crafting epicentres of agency': Sarah Bartmann and African feminist literary imaginings (by Pumla Dineo Gqola); Discursive challenges for African feminisms (by Desiree Lewis); African feminism: resistance or resentment? (by Chielozona Eze); The state of knowledge on sexuality in sub-Saharan Africa: a synthesis of literature (by Chi-Chi Undie and Kabwe Benaya); Philosophy and figures of the African female (by Sanya Osha). [ASC Leiden abstract]
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