Bein a strong black woman can get u killed!! / Laini Mataka.

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Black Classic Press , Baltimore, Md
African American women -- P
Other titlesBeing a strong black woman can get u killed.
GenrePoetry.
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21747563M
ISBN 101574780026
OCLC/WorldCa46705443

Bein a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed is Laini Mataka's third collection of poetry published by Black Classic Press. The title is a lament for the strong Black woman "who carried the family in her belly, the community on her head, and the race on her back.".

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(E-book) Bein a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed is Laini Mataka's third collection of poetry published by Black Classic Press. The title is a lament for the strong Black woman "who carried the family in her belly, the community on her head, and the race on her back.".

Bein a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed is Laini Mataka's third collection of poetry published by Black Classic Press. The title is a lament for the strong Black woman "who carried the family in her belly, the community on her head, and the race on her back." Some readers might already be familiar with the title poem, which was hijacked from a website on which Laini and other poets shared.

Laini Mataka’s celebrated poem “The Strong Black Woman Is Dead,” begins: On Augat p.m., while struggling with the reality of being a human instead of a myth, the strong. Bein A Strong Black Woman Can Get You Killed by Laini Mataka, published by Black Classic Press Black Classic Press was founded by W.

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I too Bein a strong black woman can get u killed!! / Laini Mataka. book killed that strong black woman. She no longer exists to me. She is a crature of myth and legend as far as I am concerned. Stealthkitty January 3, at AM La♥audiobooks said Hi sis, stopping by to say hello.

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Laini Mataka produced Black Ivory, her first record of poetry set to music, in That recording was followed by Me and a publications include Black Rhythms for Fancy Dancers, Never as Strangers, Restoring the Queen, and Being a Strong Black Woman Can Getchu work has been include in a number of anthologies including Sisterfire, Degrees, In Search of Color.

The proper name for the poem is, “BEING A STRONG BLACK WOMAN CAN GETCHU KILLED”; written by me, Laini Mataka. The poem was stolen and passed around before the book even came out.

The thief changed the ending, which was: Well, the Strong, Silent, Sh–t-takin blk woman is officially DEAD. Will the real queens, please RISE!”. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order.

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A Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed ” (Mataka, ), in which she declares “ The Strong Black Woman is dead. While struggling with the reality of being a human instead of a myth, the strong. Bein a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed / Laini Mataka / Black Mutiny: The Revolt on the Schooner Amistad / William A.

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Slashing and critical. Being a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed!. Mataka, Laini. Published by Black Classic Press () ISBN ISBN Being a Strong Black Woman Can Get You Killed by Laini Mataka After a successful career as a Jazz musician Wanda Robinson changed her name to Laini Mataka and released several publications including Black Rhythms for Fancy Dancers, Never as Strangers, Restoring the Queen, and Being a Strong Black Woman Can Getchu Killed.

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refused to give in she was killed by the lethal images of blonde hair, blue eyes, and flat butts, The strong silent, talking Black woman is dead. Written by Laini Mataka, author of the book Bein' a strong Black woman can get U killed!.

6 Executive Summary. Coates made good on that promise. In "Never As Strangers, In "Restoring The Queen." And, in Bein A Strong Black Woman Could Get You Killed," were all published by Black Classic Press. Laini Mataka is the real deal. Even 30 years ago her voice was uniquely original and still is even today.

She would even like to sing. Written by Laini Mataka from the book “ Bein' a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed!. xiii When this poem was sent to me by from a friend, I was taken aback at how strongly it. This poet does not mellow.

Laini Mataka is wiser, smarter, and sassier than before. If you read any of her earlier books and thought she might mellow be wrong. Be ready, if you cried, died and at the same time loved reading Bein A Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed!. and wanted more. The Prince of Kokomo is that more.

Laini doesn't just write about Black reality, she rips and tears it apart. Bein' a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed!, by Laini Mataka On Her Own Ground--The Life and Times of Madam C.J Walker, by A'Lelia Bundles Passing by Samaria, by Sharon Ewell Foster Salvation: Black People and Love, by bell hooks Standing at the Scratch Line, by Guy Johnson.

Being a Strong Black Woman Can Get U Killed (Paperback) Laini Mataka. Quantity available: Book Description: Black Classic Press, United States, Paperback.

Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. The title is a lament for the strong Black woman "who carried her family in her belly, the community on her head, and the race. In the mid-’70s, Mataka met Paul Coates, owner of Baltimore’s Black Classic Press.

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Mataka, Laini. Being a strong Black woman can get u killed. Baltimore, MD: Black Classic Press. Google Scholar. Matier, Phil, Ross, Andy.