Concerning Violence

by Goran Olsson
Concerning Violence
  • ISBN-13: 9781608465323
  • Author(s): Goran Olsson
  • Editor(s): Goran Olsson, Sophie Vukovic
  • Introduction by: Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
  • Subject: African history|African history
  • Publisher: Haymarket Books
  • Imprint: Haymarket Books
  • Publication Date: 20-04-2017
  • Format: p/b

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An unblinking portrait of the anti-colonial struggles of the 1960s, Concerning Violence combines more than 150 arresting colour and black-and-white photographs from Goran Hugo Olsson's award-winning documentary by the same name, with passages from Frantz Fanon's classic The Wretched of the Earth (Penguin Classics, 2001). Concerning Violence is a powerful commentary on the history of colonialism and struggles for self-determination, whose echoes remain with us today, and will introduce a new generation to Frantz Fanon.
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An unblinking portrait of the anti-colonial struggles of the 1960s, Concerning Violence combines more than 150 arresting colour and black-and-white photographs from Goran Hugo Olsson's award-winning documentary by the same name, with passages from Frantz Fanon's classic The Wretched of the Earth (Penguin Classics, 2001). Concerning Violence is a powerful commentary on the history of colonialism and struggles for self-determination, whose echoes remain with us today, and will introduce a new generation to Frantz Fanon.