There are so many impressive women writing about the intersections of race, gender, and sexuality that it's genuinely hard to choose just a few. But for breadth, clarity, transparency, and sheer enjoyment value, these six books are a great place to start. See here
for a more extensive list of excellent books to read during Black History Month.
our other recommended reading lists for Black History Month:
Recommended Reading: American History
Recommended Reading: Kids' Books
Recommended Reading: Black Lives Matter
Recommended Reading: Arts and Culture