bell hooks

Gloria Jean Watkins, better known by her pen name bell hooks,
was a social activist, cultural critic, feminist theorist, and an
American author and social activist. Celebrated as one of our nation's
leading public intellectual by The Atlantic Monthly, as well as one of Utne Reader's
100 Visionaries Who Could Change Your Life, she was a charismatic
speaker who divided her time among teaching, writing, and lecturing
around the world. Sept 25, 1952 - Dec 15, 2021