Ain't I a Beauty Queen?
Black Women, Beauty, and the Politics of Race
Maxine Leeds Craig
Reviews and Awards
Best Book of 2002 on the Political History of Ethnic and Racial Minorities in the U.S by the Organized Section on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics of the American Political Science Association
"An important and engaging text . Craig is to be commended for taking on and admirably carrying out an ambitious project of tracing the very nonlinear relationaships between class, race, gender, political activism, and beauty."-- Gender & Society