Table of Contents:
  • 1. Threshold Identities
  • 2. Mythic Ways of Knowing?
  • 3. Transformational Identity Politics: Seeing "Through the Eyes of the Other"
  • 4. Back to the Mother? Paula Gunn Allen's Origin Myths
  • 5. Writing the Body/Writing the Soul: Gloria Anzaldua's Mestizaje Ecriture
  • 6. Inscribing "Black," Becoming ... Afrekete: Audre Lorde's Interactional Self-Naming
  • 7. Crossing Over: Toward a Womanist Genealogy.