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The Chicago Black Renaissance and Women's Activism by Anne Meis Knupfer

The Chicago Black Renaissance and Women's Activism


The Chicago Black Renaissance and Women's Activism by Anne Meis Knupfer

The untold story of the prodigious activism of African American women on Chicago's south side

About the Author

Anne Meis Knupfer is an associate professor of educational studies at Purdue University. She is the author of Reform and Resistance: Gender, Delinquency, and America's First Juvenile Court and Toward a Tenderer Humanity and a Nobler Womanhood: African American Women's Clubs in Turn-of-the-Century Chicago.

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Publication date

7th March 2006


Anne Meis Knupfer

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University of Illinois Press


272 pages


Ethnic studies
Regional studies



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