Charisma And The Fictions Of Black Leadership

Author: Erica Renee Edwards
Editor: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 0816675457
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How a preoccupation with charismatic leadership in African American culture has influenced literature from World War I to the present
Charisma and the Fictions of Black Leadership
Language: en
Pages: 249
Authors: Erica Renee Edwards
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

How a preoccupation with charismatic leadership in African American culture has influenced literature from World War I to the present
The Other Side of Terror
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Erica R. Edwards
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-10 - Publisher: NYU Press

Reveals the troubling intimacy between Black women and the making of US global power The year 1968 marked both the height of the worldwide Black liberation struggle and a turning point for the global reach of American power, which was built on the counterinsurgency honed on Black and other oppressed
The Terms of Order
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Cedric J. Robinson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-09 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

Do we live in basically orderly societies that occasionally erupt into violent conflict, or do we fail to perceive the constancy of violence and disorder in our societies? In this classic book, originally published in 1980, Cedric J. Robinson contends that our perception of political order is an illusion, maintained
The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Michele Elam
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This Companion offers fresh insight into the art and politics of James Baldwin, one of the most important writers and provocative cultural critics of the twentieth century. Black, gay, and gifted, he was hailed as a 'spokesman for the race', although he personally, and controversially, eschewed titles and classifications of
Difficult Diasporas
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Samantha Pinto
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-09-06 - Publisher: NYU Press

In this comparative study of contemporary Black Atlantic women writers, Samantha Pinto demonstrates the crucial role of aesthetics in defining the relationship between race, gender, and location. Thinking beyond national identity to include African, African American, Afro-Caribbean, and Black British literature, Difficult Diasporas brings together an innovative archive of twentieth-century