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Watch us rise / by Ren�ee Watson and Ellen Hagan.

By: Watson, Ren�ee [author.].
Contributor(s): Hagan, Ellen [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York, NY : Bloomsbury YA, [2019]Description: 360 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781547600083; 154760008X; 9781526600868; 1526600862.Subject(s): Women's rights -- Fiction | Best friends -- Fiction | African American high school students -- Fiction | African American teenage girls -- Fiction | High schools -- Fiction | High school students -- Conduct of life -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | Clubs -- Fiction | Teenagers' writings -- Fiction | Electronic publishing -- Fiction | New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction | Women's rights -- Fiction | Clubs -- Fiction | Best friends -- Fiction | Friendship -- Fiction | High schools -- Fiction | Schools -- Fiction | New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Girls & Women | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Social Themes -- Friendship | YOUNG ADULT FICTION -- Social Themes -- Prejudice & Racism | New York (State) -- New York | Women's rights -- Juvenile fiction | Clubs -- Juvenile fiction | Friendship -- Juvenile fiction | High schools -- Juvenile fiction | Schools -- Juvenile fiction | Teenagers' writings -- Juvenile fiction | Electronic publishing -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Girls & Women. | Feminist fiction. | Feminist fiction. | Fiction. | Young adult works. | Fiction.Additional physical formats: Online version:: Watch us rise.DDC classification: [Fic] Summary: Jasmine and Chelsea are best friends on a mission--they're sick of the way women are treated even at their progressive NYC high school, so they decide to start a Women's Rights Club. They post their work online--poems, essays, videos of Chelsea performing her poetry, and Jasmine's response to the racial microaggressions she experiences--and soon they go viral. But with such positive support, the club is also targeted by trolls. When things escalate in real life, the principal shuts the club down. Not willing to be silenced, Jasmine and Chelsea will risk everything for their voices--and those of other young women--to be heard. These two dynamic, creative young women stand up and speak out in a novel that features their compelling art and poetry along with powerful personal journeys that will inspire readers and budding poets, feminists, and activists.
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Jasmine and Chelsea are best friends on a mission--they're sick of the way women are treated even at their progressive NYC high school, so they decide to start a Women's Rights Club. They post their work online--poems, essays, videos of Chelsea performing her poetry, and Jasmine's response to the racial microaggressions she experiences--and soon they go viral. But with such positive support, the club is also targeted by trolls. When things escalate in real life, the principal shuts the club down. Not willing to be silenced, Jasmine and Chelsea will risk everything for their voices--and those of other young women--to be heard. These two dynamic, creative young women stand up and speak out in a novel that features their compelling art and poetry along with powerful personal journeys that will inspire readers and budding poets, feminists, and activists.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 357-360).

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