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Volume 12, Number 1, 2014

Table of Contents

Editor’s Introduction

pp. v-vii

Critical Edges

Reclaiming Third World Feminism: or Why Transnational Feminism Needs Third World Feminism

pp. 1-30


The Birth

pp. 31-35


Authority, History, and Everyday Mysticism in the Poetry of Lucille Clifton: A Womanist View

pp. 36-57

In Her Own Image: Literary and Visual Representations of Girlhood in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye and Jamaica Kincaid’s Annie John

pp. 58-87

Where Author and Auteur Meet: Genre, the Erotic, and Black Female Subjectivity

pp. 88-120

There’s Something about Mary: Female Wisdom and the Folk Presence in Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man

pp. 121-148


Building the Neo-Archive: Dionne Brand’s A Map to the Door of No Return

pp. 149-171

In the Trenches

Trafficking Sex: Politics, Policy, Personhood

pp. 172-200

Telling Stories of Trafficking: The Politics of Legibility

pp. 201-207

An Intersectional Analysis of Sex Trafficking Films

pp. 208-226

Human Trafficking and Sex Work: Foundational Social-Work Principles

pp. 227-233

About the Contributors

pp. 234-235

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