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Moving the Rock portrays several generations of African American women whose families migrated from the South to the Pacific Northwest in the 1940s and 1950s. As members of a small storefront church in central Seattle, these women grandmothers, mothers, daughters lean on their faith and church to face the challenges of poverty, racism, ignorance, and health. In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, it is painfully obvious that many of us know little about what it is like to be poor and Black in the United States. These powerful, profound stories bring this group of women and their problems, and joys, vividly and movingly to life.

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9780759113206
Author:
Abrums, Mary Elyeen
Publisher:
Altamira Press
Author:
Abrums, Mary E.
Subject:
African American Studies-General
Publication Date:
20111131
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TRADE PAPER
Language:
English

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