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Sydney Writers Festival: Brittney Cooper - Eloquent rage

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In Brittney Cooper’s world, neither mean girls nor ‘fuckbois’ ever win, but “homegirls emerge as heroes”. A professor of Women’s and Gender Studies and Africana Studies, co-founder of the Crunk Feminist Collective and Cosmopolitan columnist, Brittney reminds us that while black women’s anger is often caricatured as ugly and destructive, it is a powerful source of energy and strength. The Eloquent Rage author talks with Santilla Chingaipe about how feminism and faith in one’s own superpowers can help turn things right side up.

To book tickets: https://www.swf.org.au/festivals/festival-2019/brittney-cooper-eloquent-rage/