Hooks, Bell

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Name
Hooks, Bell Gender: F
Gloria Jean Watkins
born on 25 September 1952 at 20:57 (= 8:57 PM )
Place Hopkinsville, Kentucky, 36n52, 87w29
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Viktor
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 02°58' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 23°39 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 10°55'



Bell Hooks
photo: Alex Lozupone (Tduk), license cc-by-sa-4.0

Biography

American author, feminist, and social activist, whose name "bell hooks" is derived from that of her maternal great-grandmother, Bell Blair Hooks.

The focus of hooks's writing was the intersectionality of race, capitalism, and gender, and what she described as their ability to produce and perpetuate systems of oppression and class domination.

She published over 30 books and numerous scholarly articles, appeared in documentary films, and participated in public lectures.

Primarily through a postmodern perspective, she addressed race, class, and gender in education, art, history, sexuality, mass media, and feminism.

In 2014, she founded the bell hooks institute at Berea College in Berea, Kentucky.

bell hooks died on 15 December 2021 from kidney failure at her home in Berea, Kentucky, aged 69.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death by Disease 15 December 2021 (Kidney failure, age 69)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Birth certificate in hand from Viktor E.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Race (Black)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Kidney (Terminal)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease (Kidney failure)
  • Vocation : Education : Public speaker
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (Professor)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ feminist
  • Vocation : Writers : Children's literature
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction