Forging diaspora : Afro-Cubans and African Americans in a world of empire and Jim Crow (Book, 2010) [WorldCat.org]
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Forging diaspora : Afro-Cubans and African Americans in a world of empire and Jim Crow

Author: Frank Andre Guridy
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2010.
Series: Envisioning Cuba.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Cuba's geographic proximity to the United States and its centrality to U.S. imperial designs following the War of 1898 led to the creation of a unique relationship between Afro-descended populations in the two countries. In Forging Diaspora, Frank Andre Guridy shows that the cross-national relationships nurtured by Afro-Cubans and black Americans helped to shape the political strategies of both groups as they  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Andre Guridy
ISBN: 9780807833612 0807833614 9780807871034 0807871036
OCLC Number: 441211613
Description: xiv, 270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : making diaspora in the shadow of empire and Jim Crow --
Forging diaspora in the midst of empire : the Tuskegee-Cuba connection --
Un dios, un fin, un destino : enacting diaspora in the Garvey movement --
Blues and son from Harlem to Havana --
Destination without humiliation : Black travel within the routes of discrimination.
Series Title: Envisioning Cuba.
Responsibility: Frank Andre Guridy.
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Cuba's geographic proximity to the United States and its centrality to US imperial designs following the War of 1898 led to the creation of a unique relationship between Afro-descended populations in  Read more...

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