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Voices of the African Diaspora

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Erasing Public Memory : Race, Aesthetics, and Cultural Amnesia in the Americas
Edited by: Jana Evans Braziel, Joseph A. Young
Product Code: H736
ISBN: 9780881460766
Pages: 280
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Erasing Public Memory confronts the unacknowledged and uninterrogated assimilation of racial categories into aesthetic theories. The editors and contributors based much of their analysis on exposing the phenomenon that race and racism is at the very center of knowledge production in the academy, a process designed not so much to achieve a disinterested will to epistemological thresholds of truth, but to invent a racialized meta-rationality to the exclusion of all alternative ways of knowing.
Frederick Douglass: A Precursor of Liberation Theology
By author: Reginald Davis
Product Code: P312
ISBN: 9780865549258
Pages: 138
Product Format: Paperback
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Frederick Douglass: A Precursor of Liberation Theology deals with the evolution of Frederick Douglass’s philosophical and theological development. This book is another paradigm that expands the debate and places Douglass’s thought in a more appropriate context, namely, anticipating liberation theology.
From the Plantation to the Prison : African-American Confinement Literature
Edited by: Tara T. Green
Product Code: H746
ISBN: 9780881460902
Pages: 182
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Confinement appropriately describes the status of African Americans who have been incarcerated. Spaces of confinement include-but are not limited to- plantations, Jim Crow societies, and prisons. Contributors examine the related experiences of Malcolm X, Bigger Thomas of Native Son, Angela Davis, and other people of African descent.
Re-Cognizing W. E. B. Dubois in the Twenty-First Century : Essays on W. E. B. Du Bois
Edited by: Mary Keller   By author: Chester J. Fontenot Jr.
Product Code: P335
ISBN: 9780881460599
Pages: 254
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This collection highlights the breadth and rich complexity of W. E. B. DuBois as a pre-eminent, voracious, and demanding trans-Atlantic intellectual of the 20th century whose work sets the stage for understanding subjectivity and history in the 21st century. With online links to the songs in Souls, as well as studies of contemporary African and Pan-African issues, DuBois's influence as an activist intellectual is critically appraised.
Re-Cognizing W. E. B. Dubois in the Twenty-First Century : Essays on W. E. B. Dubois
Edited by: Mary Keller   By author: Chester J. Fontenot Jr.
Product Code: H737
ISBN: 9780881460773
Pages: 254
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This collection highlights the breadth and rich complexity of W. E. B. DuBois as a pre-eminent, voracious, and demanding trans-Atlantic intellectual of the 20th century whose work sets the stage for understanding subjectivity and history in the 21st century. With online links to the songs in Souls, as well as studies of contemporary African and Pan-African issues, DuBois's influence as an activist intellectual is critically appraised.

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