By Karen Flynn
Moving past Borders is the 1st book-length background of Black well-being care employees in Canada, delving into the reports of thirty-five postwar-era nurses who have been born in Canada or who immigrated from the Caribbean both via Britain or on to Canada. Karen Flynn examines the shaping of those women's tales from their childhoods via to their roles as execs and group activists.
Flynn interweaves oral histories with archival assets to teach how those women's lives have been formed via their studies of migration, specialist education, and kinfolk lifestyles. Theoretical analyses from postcolonial, gender, and diasporic Black reviews serve to spotlight the a number of subjectivities working inside those women's lives. by way of featuring a collective biography of id formation, relocating past Borders finds the extreme complexity of Black women's history.
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