Papers & Collections

Welcome to Anna Julia Cooper’s Papers & Collections! This is a working list of Cooper’s known papers and collections, which have been scattered throughout many institutions, libraries, and repositories.

Reviews of “A Voice from the South”

Anna Julia Cooper’s A Voice from the South by a Black Woman of the South (1892) is widely considered one of the first book-length statements of Black feminist thought. This collection of reviews offers us another starting point for understanding networked nature of Black intellectual thought and the circulation of African American texts at the end of the nineteenth century.