"Black is a Country": The Impact of the Cuban Revolution on American Black Radical Solidarities

Ikeda, James.

Abstract: This Master's thesis looks at the solidarities of black radicals in the mid-20th century and traces how they evolved in contact with the Cuban Revolution. I argue that the Cuban Revolution refracted and altered existing threads of black radical solidarity by acting as a discursive site for theorizing and debating the tactics and ideology of black freedom. This resulted in the strengtheni... read more

Tufts University. Department of History.
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