“Belonging” is the overarching theme of Week 7’s materials. Michele Wallace navi

“Belonging” is the overarching theme of Week 7’s materials. Michele Wallace navigates her perspectives of belonging within Black racial consciousness and Black feminist circles. The late, great bell hooks analyzes belonging in relation to mainstream (white) feminist theory and praxis (practice). Author Toni Morrison often complicates various explorations of belonging in community, family, and self through her novels, which she discusses at length in the video interview in the Week 7 folder. What are some points at which you see the perspectives of these three women meeting/connecting across their discussions, particularly as they regard Black women?

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