Grace Lee Boggs
Grace Lee Boggs (born June 27, 1915 in Providence, Rhode Island) is an American author, lifelong social activist and feminist. She is known for her years of political collaboration with C.L.R. James and Raya Dunayevskaya in the 1940s and 1950s. She eventually went off in her own political direction in the 1960s with her husband of some forty years, James Boggs, until his death in 1993.
By 1998, she had written four books, including an autobiography. In 2011, still active at the age of 95, she wrote a fifth book, The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century, co-written by Scott Kurashige and published by the University of California Press.
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- The Boggs Center Home Page
- Grace Lee Boggs interviewed on Democracy Now!, January 20, 2008
- Grace Lee Boggs interviewed by Bill Moyers, June 15, 2007
- Boggs on the Financial Meltdown and Social Change - video report by Democracy Now!
- "The Only Way to Survive is By Taking Care of One Another" - video report by Democracy Now!