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1980), Zami: A New Spelling of My Name (Persephone Press, 1982), and Sister-Outsider (The Crossing Press, 1984). Other works held significant academic and grass roots impact included bell hooks' Ain't I a Woman? Black Women and Feminism (South End Press, 1981), Barbara Smith's Home Girls: A Black Feminist Anthology (Kitchen Table Press, 1983), and Paula Giddings' When and Where I Enter: The Impact of Black Women on Race and Sex in America (William Morrow, 1984). African American authors Alice Walker (a resident of Northern California) and Toni Morrison gained international recognition after winning Pulitzer Prizes for their novels, in 1983 and 1986, respectively.
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1980 Olympics The 1980 Games were the first Olympic Games to be staged in Eastern Europe , as well as the first Olympic Games to be held in a Slavic language -speaking country. They were also the first Olympic Games to be held in a socialist country. The Soviet invasion spurred Jimmy Carter to issue an ultimatum on 20 January 1980, that the US would boycott the Moscow Olympics if Soviet troops did not withdraw from Afghanistan within one month. [8] 65 countries and regions invited did not take part in the 1980 Olympics. Eighty nations were represented at the Moscow Games – the smallest number since 1956. Los Angeles would eventually host the 1984 Summer Olympics . The 1980 Winter Olympics, which were held in Lake Placid, New York, United States. The Soviet Union had won the gold medal in five of the six previous Winter Olympic Games, and were the favorites to win once more in Lake Placid. The team consisted primarily of professional players with significant experience in international play. By contrast, the United States' team—led by head coach Herb Brooks —consisted exclusively of amateur players, and was the youngest team in the tournament and in U.S. national team history. In the group stage, both the Soviet and U.S. teams were unbeaten; the U.S.
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