Humanities Moments

Humanities Moments

We’ve all had “humanities moments” — when our lives were made richer, more poignant, and meaningful because of the insights the humanities provide.

Well-Behaved Women

Contributed by Jacqueline Stallworth, 46 years old, High School English teacher in northern Virginia

Description

My moment focuses on the fact that African American women have been using their words as Political Resistance.
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Why is this a Humanities Moment?

The humanities contributed to this moment, because my ancestors and myself are using words to make sense of the world and our place in it.... Resisting!

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Title

Well-Behaved Women

Subject

The humanities contributed to this moment, because my ancestors and myself are using words to make sense of the world and our place in it.... Resisting!

Description

My moment focuses on the fact that African American women have been using their words as Political Resistance.

Creator

Laurel Thatcher Ulrich

Source

Well - Behaved Women Seldom Make History

Date

It started when the first slave arrived in America and is ongoing.

Contributor

Jacqueline Stallworth, 46 years old, High School English teacher in northern Virginia

Identifier

well-behaved-women

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