Dialogues Across Diasporas

Author: Marion Christina Rohrleitner
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0739178040
Size: 34.99 MB
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Dialogues across Diasporas makes an important contribution to the growing body of interdisciplinary scholarship on the intimate historical, political, and literary connections between two of the largest diasporic groups in the Americas and beyond – members of the African/a and Latina/o diasporas. This collection not only serves as a useful required text for Diaspora Studies courses, it offers a model for taking discussions of diasporic identities, community politics, and cultural memory beyond the classroom and into the community.

Contemporary Critical Thought In Africology And Africana Studies

Author: Molefi Kete Asante
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1498530710
Size: 61.77 MB
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This work argues that Africology, the Afrocentric study of African phenomena, represents an oasis of innovation in progressive venues. It brings together some of the most discussed theorists and intellectuals in the field of Africology and offers new interpretations and analysis while challenging the predominant frameworks in philosophy, social justice, literature, and history.

Transcendence And The Africana Literary Enterprise

Author: Christel N. Temple
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498545092
Size: 41.75 MB
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Framing the concept of transcendence, this study covers over a dozen traditional African American works in an original and thought-provoking analysis that places canonical approaches in enlightened discourse with Africana studies reader-response priorities.

Understanding The Black Flame And Multigenerational Education Trauma

Author: June Cara Christian
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739179306
Size: 49.25 MB
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Using Africana critical theory as a critical framework to analyze W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Flame trilogy, this study establishes a transdisciplinary theory of the dehumanization of Black students in the United States. As lenses of analysis, critical race theory and Post Traumatic Slave Syndrome reveal how the processes of racialization, colonization, and globalization contribute to the multigenerational traumas many Blacks have experienced in education since Reconstruction.

Greek For Reading

Author: Gerda M. Seligson
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472082667
Size: 26.67 MB
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A highly innovative approach to Classical Greek for beginning students