” I had this idea that I wanted to do this mixture of visions of African American women and visions of African American men. And call it ‘The Men’ and call it ‘The Women’ and show different faces of these two people. “


” The reason why I began making quilts is because I wrote my autobiography in 1980 and couldn’t get it published because I wanted to tell my story, and my story didn’t appear to be appropriate for African-American women. “


” I was functioning in a time when people were struggling, and they knew they had to struggle, and I was a part of that struggle. It wasn’t just women. “


” Black women have never embraced feminism. They didn’t embrace it in the ’50s and ’60s, they’re not embracing it now. That’s not new. I think it’s a tendency among women in general not to be supportive of each other. “



All 4 Faith Ringgold Quotes about Women in picture


I had this idea that I wanted to do this mixture of visions of African American women and visions of African American men. And call it
The reason why I began making quilts is because I wrote my autobiography in 1980 and couldn


I was functioning in a time when people were struggling, and they knew they had to struggle, and I was a part of that struggle. It wasn
Black women have never embraced feminism. They didn
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