The Black Scholar, Volume 6, Number 6

Published by
The Black Scholar, American, founded 1969
Owned by
Bailey, Jan, American, 1942 - 2010
Medium
ink on paper, metal
Dimensions
10 1/16 × 7 × 3/16 in. (25.6 × 17.8 × 0.5 cm)
Type
journals (periodicals)
Date
1975
Description
Publication of "The Black Scholar," volume 6, number 6. The publication cover features a black and white illustration in the upper half of a woman, seen from the waist up, with her PR side closest to the viewer. She wears a long-sleeve shirt with a short sleeved jacket. On her PR shoulder is a bag, with the handle held by her PR hand. She also wears a striped head wrap and glasses. Her PR hand is seen hear her waist. Below the illustration is white text [THE BLACK WOMAN 1975]. Attached to the left side in the top half near the illustration of the woman, is a white mailing label, oriented vertically, with printed text [O TURNER JR 75054/1332 21ST ST APT 4/DES MOINES Iwi 50310]. Below the illustration are two (2) columns of text in black. Left column [FEATURING ESSAYS BY/SÉKOU TOURÉ/FRANCES M. BEAL/JULIAN BOND]. Right column [MAHMOUD EL-KATI/DIANE K. LEWIS/RON KARENGA/CHARMEYENNE NELSON/EARL SMITH/PRESTON WILCOX]. At the top of the front cover is the masthead in black text with the title and price [$1.50/THEBLACKSCHOLAR].
Topic
African American
Feminism
Gender
Identity
Mass media
Politics (Practical)
Women
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, © Black World Foundation
Object number
2014.154.4
Restrictions & Rights
© The Black World Foundation
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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