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Noliwe Rooks

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Interviewed by: Margaret Smith

Catalog Number: 19970210

Noliwe Rooks discusses the politics of hair in her book HAIR RAISING: BEAUTY, CULTURE, AND AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMEN. She talks about her inspirations for the book, including her memories as a 13-year-old when her grandmother helped her with her hair.

| Interview Year: 1997 | Genre: Fiction |

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