Is it nation time? : contemporary essays on black power and black nationalism (Book, 2002) []
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Is it nation time? : contemporary essays on black power and black nationalism

Is it nation time? : contemporary essays on black power and black nationalism

Author: Eddie S Glaude, Jr.
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
During the late 1960s and early 1970s, the Black Power movement provided the dominant ideological framework through which many young, poor, and middle-class blacks made sense of their lives and articulated a political vision for their futures. The legacy of the movement is still very much with us today in the various strands of black nationalism that originated from it; we witnessed its power in the 1995 Million Man  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eddie S Glaude, Jr.
ISBN: 0226298213 9780226298214 0226298221 9780226298221
OCLC Number: 47844402
Description: x, 269 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : Black power revisited / Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. --
The paradox of the African American rebellion / Cornel West --
Black particularity reconsidered / Adolph L. Reed, Jr. --
Stormy weather : reconstructing Black (inter)nationalism in the Cold War era / Robin D.G. Kelley --
Reflecting Black : Zimbabwe and U.S. Black nationalism / Gerald Horne --
Conflict and chorus : reconsidering Toni Cade's "The Black Woman : An Anthology" / Farah Jasmine Griffin --
Africa on my mind : gender, counter discourse, and African American nationalism / E. Frances White --
Standing in for the state : Black nationalism and "writing" the Black subject / Wahneema Lubiano --
Nationalism and social division in Black arts poetry of the 1960s / Phillip Brian Harper --
"Black is back, and it's bound to sell!" : nationalist desire and the production of Black popular culture / S. Craig Watkins --
After "The Fire Next Time" : James Baldwin's postconsensus double bind / Will Walker --
Theses on black nationalism / Jeffrey Stout.
Responsibility: edited by Eddie S. Glaude Jr.
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This work gathers classic essays on the Black Power movement and its legacy by renowned thinkers, who deal rigorously and unsentimentally with such issues as the commodification of blackness, the  Read more...


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