Inside Higher Education Features Commentary On 40th Anniversary of Black Feminist ‘Combahee’ Statement By Ethnic Studies Professor Mel Michelle Lewis   

Inside Higher Ed logoA reflection on the significance of the Combahee River Collective’s A Black Feminist Statement by Ethnic Studies Professor Mel Michelle Lewis is featured in Inside Higher Education. Lewis’ commentary “Reading Myself into Existence,” is part of the Inside Higher Education series recognizing the 40th anniversary of the document, which is regarded as an influential work about the Black feminist movement. Lewis writes about the 1977 statement’s influence on her intellectually, personally and politically. Lewis teaches in and is the program director of Saint Mary's Ethnic Studies department. 

Date of Mention: 
Tuesday, October 31, 2017