Reading Group on bell hooks' Feminism is for Everybody

reading group
SA 26.10 17:00

Let’s explore the idea of love in conjuncture with feminism and politics through bell hooks’ “Feminism is for Everybody: Passionate politics”

bell hooks is a feminist theorist, cultural critic, artist, and writer. hooks has published works that span several genres, including cultural criticism, personal memoirs, poetry collections, and children's books. Her writings cover topics of gender, race, class, spirituality, teaching, and the significance of media in contemporary culture. Her books include, Ain't I a Woman: Black Women and Feminism, Rock My Soul: Black People and Self-Esteem, Teaching to Transgress: Education as the Practice of Freedom, Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics, Teaching Community: A Pedagogy of Hope, Where We Stand: Class Matters, and We Real Cool: Black Men and Masculinity.

Join the conversation and share your ideas!

In English

Hosted by Aïda Yancy

Aïda Yancy is a historian specialising in issues of race, gender an social inequities. She’s a feminist, anti-racist and LGBTQIA+ activist.

!!! You don't have to have read the book to join the conversation.

As part of ‘We Love You’, a multidisciplinary programme on love beyond the romantic and the self - sep oct nov dec 2019.

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