n Historia - 'She's' who make history : reviewing the historical treatment of black women by four South African scholars.

Volume 44, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0018-229X
  • Author Gwen Duganzich
  • Source : Historia, Volume 44, Issue 1, May 1999, p. 65 - 83
  • Accreditation : Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET)
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    The International Bibliography of Social Sciences (IBSS)



(A)s Jane Marcus has observed, "She who writes history makes history" - and (to this may be added), she whose activities are visible as history has a kind of power that she whose contributions are placed at the margins of history does not. Changing 'history', ... depends on having that first kind of power; it comes from speaking somewhere other than from the margins, although speaking from the margins has its uses too.

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