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Now it’s time for the sisters to work it out, with a candid, in-your-face discussion of the social misconceptions of African-American womanhood in contemporary literature. Is the black woman a one-dimensional character whose foremost concern is finding a single man who’s a straight sexual acrobat? Or do women of color have substantive issues to deal with like the rest of humanity? It’s your call. Part of the Georgia Douglas/Claude McKay Literary Series, “The State of Black Women’s Writing 1996,” will address the rights and straight-up wrongs of black female literary images. Panelists Lisa Page and Dr. Marilyn Mobley, among others, will convene their meeting of minds at 4 p.m. at Sisterspace and Books, 1354 U St. NW. FREE. (202) 232-3433. (Deborah Rouse)