Claudia Jones: Beyond Containment

by Carole Boyce Davies

Claudia Jones: Beyond Containment

  • ISBN-13: 9780956240163
  • Author(s): Carole Boyce Davies
  • Editor(s): Carole Boyce Davies
  • Subject: Literature & literary studies|literary studies: general
  • Publisher: Ayebia Clarke Publishing
  • Imprint: Ayebia Clarke Publishing
  • Publication Date: 30-12-2010
  • Format: p/b

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£16.99
Claudia Jones was a smart, politically wise, brilliant, transnational feminist, Pan African theorist and cultural activist who initiated political ideas and strategies that are now seen as a necessary way of intersecting a variety of political fields and positions. Known as the founder of the first London carnival and the editor of the first black newspaper, her activism bridged the black world politics of decolonisation and contemporary community empowerment. For the first time, her essays, poetry and writings are here brought together.
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Claudia Jones was a smart, politically wise, brilliant, transnational feminist, Pan African theorist and cultural activist who initiated political ideas and strategies that are now seen as a necessary way of intersecting a variety of political fields and positions. Known as the founder of the first London carnival and the editor of the first black newspaper, her activism bridged the black world politics of decolonisation and contemporary community empowerment. For the first time, her essays, poetry and writings are here brought together.