In an interview with Dave Zirin in the Nation, Professor Amira Rose Davis talks about some of the forgotten heroines of athletic resistance like Wilma Rudolph and Rose Robinson. David tells their stories in her forthcoming book, Can’t Eat A Medal: The Lives and Labors of Black Women Athletes in the Age of Jim Crow. To read the complete interview, click here.
Uncovering the Hidden Resistance History of Black Women Athletes
by lindaoppenheim | May 24, 2018 | interview | 0 comments