Amiri Baraka and the Congress of African People : History and Memory
By: Simanga, Michael.Material type: TextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Contemporary Black History: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2015Description: 1 online resource (209 p.).ISBN: 9781137080653.Subject(s): African American political activists -- Biography | African Americans -- Politics and government -- 20th century | Baraka, Amiri, 1934-2014 | Black power -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Congress of African Peoples -- History | National liberation movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Simanga, Michael, 1954-Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Amiri Baraka and the Congress of African People : History and MemoryDDC classification: 323.1196/0730904 | 323.11960730904 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
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Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; 1 Born into the Storm; 2 Black Power: Th e Context of CAP; 3 Th e Founding of CAP and Emergence of Amiri Baraka as a National Political Leader; 4 Th e Black Arts Movement and CAP; 5 Ideology and Ideological Development; 6 Maulana Karenga, Amiri Baraka, and Kawaida; 7 Amina Baraka and the Women in CAP; 8 Revolutionary Kawaida; 9 CAP and the United Front; 10 Transition to Marxism; 11 Black Marxist-Leninists and the New Communist Movement; 12 Transformed; 13 Lessons
Appendix A: Organizations Represented at the Founding Meeting of the Congress of African PeopleAppendix B: Congress of African People Chapters in 1975; Appendix C: Programmatic Statement of Black Panther Party; Appendix D: Republic of New Africa Declaration of Independence-1968; Appendix E: Congress of African Peoples Ideological Statement-1970; Appendix F: National Black Agenda: Black Candidate Pledge 1972; Bibliography; Index
This important look at CAP combines historical research and analysis with the author's first-hand experience with the organization, providing the first historical narrative of a consequential player in the Black Power Movement.
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