Has your racial and gender identity ever made you doubt your abilities? Have you ever experienced being judged or punished more harshly for identical infractions by a white counterpart? Have you ever been told you’re too aggressive? Too loud? Too sassy? How does your gender and race, and their intersection, influence how you are treated in society?
In this anthology, Black Girls Hear: Untold Stories of the Marginalized, Unsafe & Unwelcomed, Black women describe, in detail, their riveting experiences with intersectionality and how it has played out in their lives.