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Blackening Britain : Caribbean Radicalism from Windrush to Decolonization / James G. Cantres.

Author/Creator:
Cantres, James G., author.
Publication:
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2020]
Series:
Global critical Caribbean thought
Global critical Caribbean thought
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource.
Subjects:
Radicalism -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
West Indians -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
West Indians -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century.
Great Britain -- Race relations -- 20th century.
Contents:
Cover
Blackening Britain
Series
Blackening Britain: Caribbean Radicalism fromWindrush to Decolonization
Copyright
Dedication
Contents
Acknowledgments
Introduction: More Englishthan the English?
Chapter 1
From Small Islands to a Small Island
Montego Bay 1947
Caribbean Labour Congress, Kingston 1947
Moving to Britain
Notes
Chapter 2
The 5th Pan-African Congress, Manchester 1945
Reconciling Race in the Caribbean and Britain
The Fifth Pan-African Congress
Black Thought in the Twilight of World War
George Padmore
The League of Coloured Peoples
Edward Scobie and Checkers
Notes
Chapter 3
After 1948: Existentialists in Exile
Student Perspectives
Notes
Chapter 4
"We're Here, and We're Here in a Big Way"
Giving Rise to the Riots
Caribbean Responses
Articulating Identification
Caribbean Diasporic Solidarities
Responses to the Riots
Post-Riot Press Reactions
Notes
Chapter 5
Diasporic Artist-Activists and Imperial Reckoning
The Black Press and Political Pressure
Claudia Jones
Culture and Politics
Organizing in the Aftermath
Caribbean Radical Responses
Notes
Chapter 6
British Caribbean Independence and the 1962 Commonwealth Immigrants Act
Federation and Its Discontents
Metropolitan British Antagonisms
Social Scientific Investigations
Cultural Ingenuity
Diverse Opinions and Black Identities
Government Responses
Debates on Migration and Race
"Belongers" and "Non-Belongers": Commonwealth Immigrants Act and Race Relations Bill
Transatlantic Radical Political Articulations
Global Groundings
Conflicts among Black Publics in the Metropole
The Birth of Black Power in Britain
Rivers of Blood
Black Atlantic Solidarities
Notes
Chapter 7
Black Publishers and Revolutionary Epistemologies
First Conference on Caribbean Arts
Caribbean Artists Movement Conference August 1968
Black Eagles
The Black House
Repurposing the Master's Tools
Beyond the Black House
Black Post-National Epistemology
Rastafari and Reasoning
Abeng and Developments "Back Home"
Notes
Conclusion
Black Post-Nationalism and Public Space
Notes
Coda [Crisis]: Windrush at 70
Racial Pathologies of Crime and Disorder
England and the World
Cladding in Kensington
Notes
Select Bibliography
Index
Author Biographical Note
Notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on January 25, 2021).
Contributor:
ProQuest ebook central
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Print version:
ISBN:
1538143550
9781538143551
9781538143544
Publisher Number:
40030411475
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