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Conference: Fanon Today, Thinking the Human

The Frantz Fanon Foundation organizes its second conference, “Fanon aujourd’hui, penser l’humain” on Friday, December 8, 2017, from 9:00am to 7:00pm at the Town Hall (Salle des Fêtes de la Mairie), 12 rue Pierre Castagnou, Paris 14. 39 more words

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Race: The Great Unequalizer

Despite the United Nations’ declaration that “all human beings are born free and equal in dignity and right,” there is an undeniable inequality in the treatment and perception of People of Color across the globe. 1,372 more words

Talk Is Cheap Until You Talk Black

Text: Rithuli Orleyn

Photograph: Passacol

Nigel Gibson writes on Biko and Fanon. He writes about the value of their thinking tools in the employ of ‘struggles that take their tutelage from below’. 2,696 more words

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The Charter of the Forest & The New Enclosures

November 6th 2017 is the 800th anniversary of The Charter of The Forest – a landmark document in English law which guaranteed common people access to royal lands to forage, graze their animals, gather wood for fuel and building and to conduct small scale farming. 1,265 more words

Charter Of The Forest

Fanonism

A term for the anti-colonial liberationist critique formulated by the Martiniquan psychiatrist Frantz Fanon (1925–1961). Fanon’s work in Algeria led him to become actively involved in the Algerian liberation movement and to publish a number of foundational works on racism and colonialism. 756 more words

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African American and Post-colonial Studies

Recent work in post-colonial studies by United States’ scholars has stressed the relationship between post-colonial theory and the analysis of African American culture (DuCille 1996). In practice, the exponents of African American culture have often engaged with classic post-colonial theorists such as… 742 more words

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Call for Submissions: “Frantz Fanon’s Legacies in the Literature and the Arts of the Americas”

Two workshops dedicated to the study of Frantz Fanon’s legacy—Héritages de Frantz Fanon dans les arts et la littérature des Amériques —will be held in France. 711 more words

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