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By Angela Y. Davis

The writer of "Women, Race and Class" means that "Ma" Rainey, Bessie Smith, and Billie vacation symbolize a black working-class, feminist ideology and old recognition. Davis' illuminating research of the songs played through those artists offers readers with a compelling and transformative realizing in their musical and social contributions and in their relation to either the African-American neighborhood and American tradition. of pictures.

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