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Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1215/9780822388708-014
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8870-8
Series: New Americanists
Published: 07 May 1996
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382027-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8202-7
Published: 26 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391692-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9169-2
Published: 26 March 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822391692-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9169-2
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397809-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9780-9
Published: 24 August 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9781478002086-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0208-6
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: 21 July 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373346-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7334-6
... This chapter explores how Stalin now looked to cultivate alliances with imperialist powers like Britain and France against the threat of Nazi Germany. It looks at the decision of the Soviet Union to join the League of Nations, and the decision of the Communist International to develop the theory...
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373322-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7332-2
... This essay explores the concept of the semicolonial as a form of the locally lived global history of capitalism as a socioeconomic and cultural formation. By contrasting the 1930s and the 1990s versions of the concept—where the 1930s poses the problem in a global imperialist context...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376095-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... revolution and guerrilla warfare on the Williamses' constructions of radical black internationalism and depictions of African Americans and Chinese as soul sisters and brothers in arms against American empire. The chapter also examines how masculinist perceptions of anti-imperialist struggle impacted...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
.... occupation of Iraq. As an examination of the vexed position of Iraqi translators working for the U.S. military shows, attempts to deploy American notions of translation in war have devolved instead into the circulation of what remains untranslatable and so inassimilable to U.S. imperialist projects...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376095-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... communism during the 1950s. The chapter then considers how Worthy built on such news coverage and on the topic of black-Asian cultural contact when reporting from other locations. Intrigued by connections between U.S. black political struggle and Asian anti-imperialist movements, Worthy’s radical...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374947-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... in the 1980s and 1990s and the transmission of anti-imperialist and antiracist ideas through popular music and the technologies of the mixtape and boombox, Von Eschen explores LKJ’s influential sonic linkage of black struggles in Britain to those of Caribbean and third world peoples,  and  to the revolutions...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374107-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7410-7
... This chapter traces a genealogy of the two predominant interpretations of African colonization—the anti-imperialist interpretation and the return-to-Africa interpretation—to the late eighteenth-century writings of Phillis Wheatley and Olaudah Equiano. It argues that African colonization...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 22 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375142-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7514-2
... imperialist notions of indie music overseas. This chapter moves away from indie as genre category and toward indie as genre scenes and culture to situate the piNoise pop music festival (1998–2005) at the intersection of a late twentieth-century Asian American creative class generation and a mid-1990s...
Published: 01 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374572-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7457-2
.... imperialist projects. translation American English Noah Webster Babel war on terror Iraqi interpreters In recent years much has been written about the revival of counterinsurgency as the preferred strategy of the U.S.-led forces in the “global war on terror.” Such a strategy necessarily...
Published: 27 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374107-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7410-7
...Liberia<subtitle>Epistolary Encounters, Prelude</subtitle> This chapter traces a genealogy of the two predominant interpretations of African colonization—the anti-imperialist interpretation and the return-to-Africa interpretation—to the late eighteenth-century writings of Phillis Wheatley...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376095-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... masculinist perceptions of anti-imperialist struggle impacted the Williamses' media. Lastly, it mulls over how the shifting international context of the Cold War impacted the Williamses’ political consciousness and their altering relationships to various political regimes. Robert F. Williams Mabel...
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376095-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... built on such news coverage and on the topic of black-Asian cultural contact when reporting from other locations. Intrigued by connections between U.S. black political struggle and Asian anti-imperialist movements, Worthy’s radical journalistic practice took him to Vietnam and later China where he...
Series: Refiguring American Music
Published: 08 January 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7494-7
... for a consideration of antiracist social formations that arose in the 1980s and 1990s and the transmission of anti-imperialist and antiracist ideas through popular music and the technologies of the mixtape and boombox, Von Eschen explores LKJ’s influential sonic linkage of black struggles in Britain to those...