Some Unsung Black Revolutionary Voices and Visions from Pre-Colony to Post-Independence and Beyond

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Ndi, Bill F.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Oxford : Langaa RPCIG, 2021.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover
  • Title page
  • Copyright page
  • About the Authors
  • Dedication
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Section I
  • Africa
  • Chapter 1. A Call to Revolutionize the Mentalities of the Colonized: Gebreyesus Hailu's The Conscript
  • Chapter 2. Okot p'Bitek's Pro-Feminist Response to Masculinity Politics and Mythopoetic Action: Poetics of Degendering and Regendering
  • Chapter 3. Fela Anikulapo-Kuti: Anticolonial and Postcolonial African Revolutionary, Visionary, and Musician.
  • Introduction
  • Fela, the Nigerian and African
  • Colonialism, anti-colonialism and postcolonialism
  • Fela, the Anti-colonial and Postcolonial Musician
  • References
  • Chapter 4. Fodéba Keïta and Les Ballets Africains: Dancing To Freedom
  • Introduction
  • My Journey into the World of a Dance Icon
  • Fodéba Keïta, the Visionary
  • Fodéba Keïta, Dance, and Emancipation
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Chapter 5. Instincts in Lieu of Senses: Francis B. Nyamnjoh's Married But Available
  • Works Cited
  • Section II
  • North America and The Caribbeans
  • Chapter 6. Language, Freedom, and the Revolutionary Visionary: The Writings of Zora Neale Hurston
  • Works Cited
  • Chapter 7. Martin Delany's Blake
  • Or, The Huts of America and Sutton E. Griggs' Imperium in Imperio: Heralds of Afrofuturism
  • I Alternative History and the Relative Futuristic
  • II Revolt and Separation
  • III America: Future Past
  • IV Conclusion: The Inevitability of Revolution
  • Works Cited
  • Chapter 8. Re-Writing Conventions and Female Resistance: Zora Neale Hurston's Their Eyes Were Watching God and Harriet Jacobs's Incidents in the Life of a Slave
  • Works Cited
  • Secondary Sources
  • Chapter 9. Dr. Walter Rodney: Historian and Voice for the Black Working Class
  • Introduction
  • The Grounding with My Brothers and Black Power
  • Opposing Global Capitalism
  • Working Class Coalitions in Guyana
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Chapter 10. Youth Responses to Discriminatory Practices: College of The Virgin Islands' Black Cultural Organization, 1968-1974
  • The College of The Virgin Islands
  • The Black Cultural Organization
  • Lezmore Emanuel and His Black Consciousness Activities in the U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Conclusion
  • Index
  • Back cover