Anthem: Social Movements and the Sound of Solidarity in the African Diaspora

Anthem: Social Movements and the Sound of Solidarity in the African Diaspora

By: Shana L. Redmond (author)Paperback

4 - 6 days availability

Description

"An extraordinary, innovative, and generative book." - George Lipsitz, author of How Racism Takes Place

Create a review

About Author

Shana L. Redmond is Assistant Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California. She is a former musician and labor organizer.

Contents

Acknowledgments Introduction: Anthem: Toward a Sound Franchise 1. From Race to Nation: "Ethiopia" and Pan-African Pageantry in the UNIA 2. Extending Diaspora: The NAACP and Up-"Lift" Cultures in the Interwar Black Pacific 3. Songs of Free Men: The Sound Migrations of "Ol' Man River" 4. Women's Work: "We Shall Overcome" and the Culture of the Picket Line 5. Soul Intact: CORE, Conversions, and Covers of "To Be Young, Gifted and Black" 6. Sounds of Exile: "Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika" and ANC Ambassadors Conclusion: The Last Anthem: Resonance, Legacy, and Loss at the Close of the Century Notes Index About the Author

Product Details

  • publication date: 06/12/2013
  • ISBN13: 9780814770412
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 356
  • ID: 9780814770412
  • weight: 431
  • ISBN10: 081477041X

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close