From the Kitchen to the Parlor: Language and Becoming in by Lanita Jacobs-Huey

By Lanita Jacobs-Huey

while is hair "just hair" and whilst is it no longer "just hair"? Documenting the politics of African American women's hair, this multi-sited linguistic ethnography explores daily interplay in attractiveness parlors, web discussions, comedy golf equipment, and different contexts to light up how and why hair concerns in African American women's day by day experiences.

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