An Autobiography by Angela Y. Davis

An Autobiography

Angela Y. Davis

400 pages first pub 1974 (editions)

nonfiction autobiography memoir emotional inspiring reflective medium-paced


Edited by Toni Morrison and first published in 1974, An Autobiography is a classic of the Black Liberation era which resonates just as powerfully today. Long hard to find, it is reissued now with a new introduction by Davis, for a new audience ins...

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informative 87%
reflective 72%
inspiring 68%
emotional 55%
challenging 48%
tense 34%
hopeful 32%
sad 16%
dark 12%
adventurous 6%


medium 70%
slow 23%
fast 6%

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