This groundbreaking collection creates a space in which Arab-American and Arab-Canadian feminsts speak out about issues of history, culture and identity. While anti-Arab racism depicts Arab women as veiled, passive victims living in hopelessly sexist communities, Food for our Grandmothers analyzes and challenges these innacurate and distorted views.Take those three pieces and weave, curve, twist. Do not pull so tightly that it hurts your scalp; do not weave so loosely that the hairs separate. Ita#39;s hard to find that balance. There are things I once took for granted whose beauty, endurance, and anbsp;...
|Title||:||Food for Our Grandmothers|
|Publisher||:||South End Press - 1994|