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Published: 02 March 2009

264 Pages

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195332766

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Landscapes of Hope

Anti-Colonial Utopianism in America

Dohra Ahmad

  • Presents a new perspective on anti-colonial writing in America, uniquely situating it in the category of utopian fiction
  • Draws on original, archival research to shed light on the collaborations between anti-colonial activists and African-American leaders and artists, such as W.E.B. Du Bois and Pauline Hopkins
  • Illuminates the highly understudied history of Indian nationalism in the United States