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Black power, yellow power, and the making of revolutionary identities [electronic resource] / Rychetta Watkins.

By: Watkins, Rychetta.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2012Description: 1 online resource (viii, 190 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781617031625 (electronic bk.); 1617031623 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): African Americans -- Relations with Asian Americans | Black power -- United States -- History -- 20th century | African Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century | Asian Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century | American literature -- African American authors -- History and criticism | American literature -- Asian American authors -- History and criticism | Power (Social sciences) in literature | Black power in literature | African Americans -- Race identity | Asian Americans -- Ethnic identity | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Civil Rights | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / Human Rights | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / African American StudiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Black power, yellow power, and the making of revolutionary identities.DDC classification: 323.1196/0730904 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Introduction: developing a critical perspective on power in literature -- Translating Fanon: Black and yellow power as American anticolonialisms -- From gorilla to guerilla: defining revolutionary identity -- Power and the ivory tower: academics as intellectual guerillas -- Reading resistance: the guerilla in literature -- Promise vs. praxis: the legacies of power.
Summary: Images of upraised fists, afros, and dashikis have long dominated the collective memory of Black Power and its proponents.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-186) and index.

Introduction: developing a critical perspective on power in literature -- Translating Fanon: Black and yellow power as American anticolonialisms -- From gorilla to guerilla: defining revolutionary identity -- Power and the ivory tower: academics as intellectual guerillas -- Reading resistance: the guerilla in literature -- Promise vs. praxis: the legacies of power.

Images of upraised fists, afros, and dashikis have long dominated the collective memory of Black Power and its proponents.

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