Bob Marley: Roots Reggae & Revolution

by Brian Richardson
Bob Marley: Roots Reggae & Revolution
  • ISBN-13: 9781910885062
  • Author(s): Brian Richardson
  • Subject: Reggae|reggae music
  • Publisher: Bookmarks
  • Imprint: Redwords
  • Publication Date: 06-02-2016
  • Format: p/b

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Brian Richardson takes a sharp axe to the root of the processes of capitalist commodification that fool some people into seeing Bob Marley as a 'harmless icon'. As Marley himself once declared, 'mi see myself as a revolutionary', and Richardson's fine portrait explains why, by exploring the liberation struggles and rich cultural traditions of the Caribbean and wider African diaspora that inspired Marley's songs of freedom.
About the book

Brian Richardson takes a sharp axe to the root of the processes of capitalist commodification that fool some people into seeing Bob Marley as a 'harmless icon'. As Marley himself once declared, 'mi see myself as a revolutionary', and Richardson's fine portrait explains why, by exploring the liberation struggles and rich cultural traditions of the Caribbean and wider African diaspora that inspired Marley's songs of freedom.

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