Anthem: Social Movements and the Sound of Solidarity in the African Diaspora
By: Shana L. Redmond (author)Paperback
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"An extraordinary, innovative, and generative book." - George Lipsitz, author of How Racism Takes Place
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.
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
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