Literary and Sociopolitical Writings of the Black Diaspora in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

Literary and Sociopolitical Writings of the Black Diaspora in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

By: Kersuze Simeon-Jones (author)Paperback

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Literary and Sociopolitical Writings of the Black Diaspora in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries examines the literary movements of the black Diaspora, dating from the nineteenth to the twentieth century, in relation to the sociopolitical movements. The book focuses on the philosophies of education embedded within the literary and sociopolitical concepts of each movement: Pan-Africanism, Garveyism, Indigenisme, New Negro Renaissance, Negritude and the Afrocriollo movements.

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About Author

Kersuze Simeon-Jones teaches Francophone and Black Diasporic studies in the World Languages Department and the Africana Studies Department at the University of South Florida.

Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 Chapter 1: Interpreting the Concepts of Black Nationalism, Black Internationalism, Pan-Africanism and Universal Humanism within the Diaspora Chapter 3 Chapter 2: Toussaint Louverture: The Educational and Sociopolitical Legacy of a Leader Chapter 4 Chapter 3: Edward Blyden, Martin Delany: Perspectives on Education and Religion Chapter 5 Chapter 4: The Voices of the Foremothers: Race, Gender, and Survival Chapter 6 Chapter 5: Two Personalities, One God, One Aim, One Destiny: W. E. B. Du Bois, Marcus Garvey and the New Negro Renaissance Chapter 7 Chapter 6: Jean Price-Mars: Indigenisme and the Formulae of Social Transformation Chapter 8 Chapter 7: Aime Cesaire: Negritude and the Lessons of Decolonization Chapter 9 Chapter 8: Nicolas Guillen and the Afrocriollo Movement: The Valorization of African Heritage in Hispanic Culture Chapter 10 Chapter 9: The Principles of Self-Governance and Black Power in the Writings of Kwame Nkrumah and Malcolm X Chapter 11 Conclusion

Product Details

  • publication date: 19/11/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780739180365
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 252
  • ID: 9780739180365
  • weight: 372
  • ISBN10: 0739180363

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