The Echoing Ida Collection

Cynthia R. Greenlee (Editor); Kemi Alabi (Editor); Janna A. Zinzi (Editor); Michelle Duster (Foreword)

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Publisher: Feminist Press
Format: Book
Binding: pb
Pages: 328
Released: January 12, 2021
ISBN-13: 9781558612839

Founded in 2012, Echoing Ida is a writing collective of Black women and nonbinary writers who—like their foremother Ida B. Wells-Barnett—believe the "way to right wrongs is to turn the light of truth upon them.” Their community reporting spans a wide variety of topics: reproductive justice and abortion politics; new and necessary definitions of family; trans visibility; stigma against Black motherhood; Black mental health; and more.

This anthology collects the best of Echoing Ida for the first time, and features a foreword by Michelle Duster, activist and great-granddaughter of Ida B. Wells-Barnett. Imagining a gender-expansive and liberated future, these essays affirm the powerful combination of #BlackGirlMagic and the hard, unceasing labor of Black people to reimagine the world in which we live.

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