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March 20, 2018

Eloquent Rage (Ep. 7)

By: DaLyah Jones

The Crunk Professor Brittney Cooper talks about her new book “Eloquent Rage: A Black Feminist Discovers her Superpower.” Dr. Cooper is an Associate Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Africana Studies at Rutgers University. She also co-founded the popular Crunk Feminist Collective blog. DaLyah also stops by the first SXSW Curly Girl Picnic event and talks to blogger and influencer Coco Bates about what it means to have a space for black women at the two-week festival.


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