Naked: Black Women Bare All About Their Skin, Hair, Hips, by Ayana Byrd,Akiba Solomon

By Ayana Byrd,Akiba Solomon

Provocative essays on physique picture by means of black women. 

Candid, witty, and insightful, Naked is a compelling choice of essays that captures what state-of-the-art black girls take into consideration their bodies-from head to toe. 

Tackling such concerns as hair texture, epidermis colour, weight, and sexuality, it follows ladies on their paths to acceptance-and amusement -of their distinct features...to a spot the place it's not relevant how colossal the breasts or how lengthy the legs, in basic terms what's within the heart. 

Includes contributions from girls of every age and walks of lifestyles, together with such notables as: 

- Iyanla Vanzant
- Jill Scott
- Kelis
- Tracee Ellis Ross
- Jill Nelson
- Hilda Hutcherson
- asha bandele 
- Melyssa Ford 

Edited by means of Ayana Byrd and Akiba Solomon
Foreword through Sonia Sanchez

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