Judy Juanita

American writer

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Judy Juanita is an American poet, novelist and playwright. She is a writing teacher at Laney College. In 1968, while attending San Francisco State, Juanita served as editor-in-chief of The Black Panther, the newspaper of the Black Panther Party. In her semi-autobiographical novel, Virgin Soul, , a black teen starts community college in Oakland, struggles to matriculate and then joins the Black Panther Party . The story of the female foot soldier in the black power movement, Virgin Soul exposes the unheralded women working behind-the-scenes in the BPP and the black student movement..

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Merritt College
Merritt College

Community College of Peralta District

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San Francisco State University
San Francisco State University

University in San Francisco, California

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Laney College
Laney College

Community college in Oakland, California

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#1607196 World Rank
Communications
#3722534 World Rank
Literature

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