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Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this chapter, Matthew J. Smith asks what was it about C. L. R. James’s intellectual environment in Trinidad that drove his conviction to pursue a study of the Haitian Revolution so passionately? What was James’s knowledge about that event at that point in his life, and what purpose did...
Series: C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 07 March 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376965-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7696-5
Published: 06 January 2012
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393757-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9375-7
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
...The Haitian Revolution<subtitle>Histories and Philosophies</subtitle> Political prisoner Mumia Abu-Jamal contributes this section with a text on “The Impact of C. L. R. James’s Black Jacobins .” He describes the inspiration that he drew from reading the work. Mumia Abu-Jamal outlines...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this chapter, Matthew J. Smith asks what was it about C. L. R. James’s intellectual environment in Trinidad that drove his conviction to pursue a study of the Haitian Revolution so passionately? What was James’s knowledge about that event at that point in his life, and what purpose did...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
...-state or the self-emancipation of the slaves themselves? Haitian Revolution Direct democracy National liberation The Black Jacobins ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this chapter, Rachel Douglas explores James’s dramatic representations of the Haitian Revolution from Toussaint Louverture in 1936 to The Black Jacobins play of 1967. Making drama out of history enabled James to go furthest in rewriting the Haitian Revolution from below, through...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 01 January 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371793-039
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7179-3
Published: 22 October 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478021537-015
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2153-7
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this chapter Nick Nesbitt explores the universalism of the Haitian Revolution. For Nesbitt, the Haitian Revolution is key for C. L. R. James in “demonstrating the viability of a vision of world, mass revolution: it offers a successful historical example of the mass-based, anti-imperialist...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this section, respected historian of the Haitian Revolution Laurent Dubois, author of Avengers of the New World , offers his thoughts on The Black Jacobins and its place within the historiography of the Haitian Revolution. Dubois draws out how the work was a pioneering contribution...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Haitian Revolution Archives History The Black Jacobins ...
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By Anne Eller
Published: 18 November 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7376-6
... Caribbean independence emancipation Dominican Republic Haitian Revolution ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Haitian Revolution Theory Universal History The Black Jacobins ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Toussaint Louverture Haitian Revolution The Black Jacobins History ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Haitian Revolution Direct democracy National liberation The Black Jacobins ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Haitian Revolution Historiography C. L. R. James The Black Jacobins ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Haitian Revolution The Black Jacobins History C. L. R. James ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... Drama Haitian revolution The Black Jacobins C. L. R. James ...
Series: The C. L. R. James Archives
Published: 01 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373940-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7394-0
... In this chapter, Bill Schwarz explores the “revolution in philosophy” represented by the Haitian Revolution. Schwarz is concerned principally with the question of how historical temporalities can be understood and what political consequences follow, and he asks, “what is the significance...