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The Sisters Are Alright by Tamara Winfrey Harris

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Notes

* Name changed at the request of the interviewee.

Introduction: The Trouble with Black Women

1. “Why Can’t a Successful Black Woman Find a Man,” Nightline, ABC, April 9, 2010; Noah Berlatsky, “Beyoncé, Sex Terrorist: A Menace for Conservatives and Liberals Alike,” The Atlantic, May 12, 2014, http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2014/05/beyonce-sex-terrorist-a-menace-for-conservatives-and-liberals-alike/362085/; Akiba Solomon, “The Pseudoscience of ‘Black Women Are Less Attractive,’” Colorlines, May 17, 2011, http://colorlines.com/archives/2011/05/satoshi_kanazawa_is_a_scientific.html; Philiana Ng, “Oscars: The Onion Under Fire for Calling Quvenzhane Wallis the C-Word,” Hollywood Reporter, February 24, 2013, http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/onion-calls-quvenzhane-wallis-c-424113 ...

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