Frantz Fanon language as the god gone astray in the flesh by Chester J. Fontenot

Cover of: Frantz Fanon | Chester J. Fontenot

Published by University of Nebraska in Lincoln .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fanon, Frantz, 1925-1961.,
  • Colonies.,
  • Racism.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 65-70.

Book details

StatementChester J. Fontenot, Jr.
SeriesUniversity of Nebraska studies ; new ser., no. 60, University of Nebraska studies ;, new ser., no. 60.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC273.F36 F65
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 72 p. ;
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4431373M
LC Control Number79065093

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It was while studying in France that Fanon wrote his first book, entitled Black Skin, White Masks (), a study of the black subjugation in the western white world. Read More About Frantz Fanon About The Book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Frantz Fanon.

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Fanon published numerous books, including The Wretched of the Earth (). This influential work focuses on what he believes is the necessary role of violence by activists in conducting decolonization struggles.

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The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). Frantz Omar Fanon (fräNts ômär´ fänôN´), –61, French West Indian psychiatrist, author, revolutionary, and leader of the Algerian National Front, ique.

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Frantz Fanon: Conflicts and Feminisms represents a bold examination of previous feminist criticisms of Fanon and argues that Fanon's writings on women and resistance provide the formative kernels of a liberating praxis for women existing under colonial and /5.

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