Sexual Demon of Colonial Power: Pan-African Embodiment and Erotic Schemes of Empire

Sexual Demon of Colonial Power: Pan-African Embodiment and Erotic Schemes of Empire

by Greg Thomas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0253348412

ISBN-13: 9780253348418

Pub. Date: 05/13/2007

Publisher: Indiana University Press


Interrogates the language of body politics in the context of neo-colonialist domination

Overview


Interrogates the language of body politics in the context of neo-colonialist domination

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780253348418
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Publication date:
05/13/2007
Series:
Blacks in the Diaspora Series
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments

1. Pan-Africanism or Sexual Imperialism: White Supremacy, Hellenomania, and Discourses of Sexuality
2. The Madness of Gender in Plantation America: Sex, Womanhood, and U.S. Chattel Slavery, Revisited
3. Sexual Imitation and the Lumpen-Bourgeoisie: Race and Class as Erotic Conflict in E. Franklin Frazier
4. Sexual Imitation and the "Little Greedy Caste": Race and Class as Erotic Conflict in Frantz Fanon
5. Colonialism and Erotic Desire—in English: The Case of Jamaica Kincaid
6. Neo-colonial Canons of Gender and Sexuality, after COINTELPRO: Black Power Bodies/Black Popular Culture and Counter-insurgent Critiques of Sexism and Homophobia
Conclusion

Notes
References
Index

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