Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper that examines gender identity among African Americans and highlights the importance of African American women to the Womens Movement. Do the following:
- Select an African American woman who had an important effect on the womens movement. Describe her contributions and analyze her importance.
- Describe the differences and similarities between African American female and male identity. How has female identity changed in the last 30 years? How do modern African American women negotiate these differences?