Queen of the Virgins : Pageantry and Black Womanhood in the Caribbean.

Beauty pageants are wildly popular in the U.S. Virgin Islands, outnumbering any other single performance event and capturing the attention of the local people from toddlers to seniors. Local beauty contests provide women opportunities to demonstrate talent, style, the values of black womanhood, and...

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Main Author: Oliver, M Cynthia.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2009.
Series:Caribbean Studies
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