What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought

What Fanon Said: A Philosophical Introduction to His Life and Thought

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ISBN-13: 9780823266098
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Publication date: 04/01/2015
Series: Just Ideas
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 216
Sales rank: 590,519
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Lewis R. Gordon is Professor of Philosophy and Africana Studies at the University of Connecticut, Storrs; European Union Visiting Chair in Philosophy at Université Toulouse Jean Jaurès, France; and Nelson Mandela Distinguished Visiting Professor at Rhodes University, South Africa. His books include Existentia Africana; Disciplinary Decadence; An Introduction to Africana Philosophy; and, with Jane Anna Gordon, Of Divine Warning: Reading Disaster in the Modern Age.

Sonia Dayan-Herzbrun is University Professor Emerita of the Social Sciences at the University of Paris-Diderot.

Drucilla Cornell is Professor of Political Science, Women’s and Gender Studies, and Comparative Literature at Rutgers University. She also teaches at Birkbeck College, University of London, and the University of Pretoria in South Africa.

Table of Contents


Preface, with Acknowledgments

Foreword by Sonia Dayan-Hezbrun

Introduction On What a Great Thinker Said

Chapter 1 "I Am from Martinique"

Chapter 2 Writing through the Zone of Nonbeing

Chapter 3 Living Experience, Embodying Possibility

Chapter 4 Revolutionary Therapy

Chapter 5 Counseling the Damned

Conclusion Requiem for the Messenger

Afterword by Drucilla Cornell

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