Twisted: The Tangled History of Black Hair Culture by Emma Dabiri

Twisted: The Tangled History of Black Hair Culture

Emma Dabiri

nonfiction feminism history race challenging informative reflective slow-paced

272 pages | first published 2019

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Stamped from the Beginning meets You Can't Touch My Hair in this timely and resonant essay collection from Guardian contributor and prominent BBC race correspondent Emma Dabiri, exploring the ways in which black hair has been appropriated and stig...
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