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Published: 01 August 2016

272 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474409575

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African American Anti-Colonial Thought, 1917-1937

Edited by Cathy Bergin

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Key Texts in Anti Colonial Thought

  • Introduces a powerful, but neglected, tradition of African American anti-colonial writing
  • Locates African American anti-colonial writing of the interwar years in both a US and global context
  • Stresses the dialectical nature of the relationship between anti-colonial politics and political activism
  • Reflects upon the relevance of interwar African American anti-colonial writings to contemporary debates about racism and neo-colonialism
  • Emphasises the relationship between African American politics and the Left during this period