Although W. E. B. Du Bois’s Black Reconstruction has been recognized widely in recent decades as a seminal work in African American and US history, its radical critique of the US empire is rarely acknowledged. This essay explores the ways Du Bois carried out that wider critique.
Moon-Ho Jung; Black Reconstruction and Empire. South Atlantic Quarterly 1 July 2013; 112 (3): 465–471. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/00382876-2146404
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