#545011 Overall Influence

Joan Morgan

American author and journalist

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Joan Morgan is a Jamaican-American author and journalist. She was born in Jamaica and raised in the South Bronx. Morgan coined the term "hip hop feminist".Early life and education Morgan was born in Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica, where her father was one of the founders of the Jamaica Labour Party and later was president of the Jamaican Freedom League in the Bronx. In 1968, she moved to the South Bronx neighborhood of the Bronx when she was two years old. Her father worked at Montefiore Medical Center in security and her mother, Maud Morgan, worked at Monefiore as a nurse, also teaching at the community center, Clermont Center.

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Wesleyan University
Wesleyan University

Private liberal arts college in Middletown, Connecticut

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Vanderbilt University
Vanderbilt University

Private research university in Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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Duke University
Duke University

Private university in Durham, North Carolina, United States

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New York University
New York University

Private research university in New York City

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Stanford University
Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

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#52956 World Rank
Literature

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