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Notebook of a Return to the Native Land
Language: en
Pages: 102
Authors: Aimé Césaire
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-09-24 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

"Aime Cesaire is most well known as the co-creator (with Leopold Senghor) of the concept of negritude. His long poem Notebook of a Return to the Native Land, written at the end of World War II, is a masterpiece of immense cultural significance and beauty and became an anthem of
Cahier D'un Retour Au Pays Natal
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Aimé Césaire
Categories: French literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Bloodaxe Contemporary French Poets

French-English bilingual edition. Andre Breton called Cesaire's Cahier 'nothing less than the greatest lyrical monument of this time'. It is a seminal text in Surrealist, French and Black literatures - published in full in English for the first time in Bloodaxe's bilingual Contemporary French Poets series. Aime Cesaire (1913-2008) was
The Original 1939 Notebook of a Return to the Native Land
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Aimé Césaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-26 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

Aimé Césaire’s masterpiece, Notebook of a Return to the Native Land, is a work of immense cultural significance and beauty. This long poem was the beginning of Césaire’s quest for négritude, and it became an anthem of Blacks around the world. Commentary on Césaire’s work has often focused on its
Return to my Native Land
Language: en
Pages: 90
Authors: Aime Cesaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-06-03 - Publisher: Archipelago

A work of immense cultural significance and beauty, this long poem became an anthem for the African diaspora and the birth of the Negritude movement. With unusual juxtapositions of object and metaphor, a bouquet of language-play, and deeply resonant rhythms, Césaire considered this work a "break into the forbidden," at
Africana Critical Theory
Language: en
Pages: 452
Authors: Reiland Rabaka
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-16 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Building on and going far beyond W.E.B. Du Bois and the Problems of the Twenty-First Century and Du Bois's Dialectics, Reiland Rabaka's Africana Critical Theory innovatively identifies and analyzes continental and diasporan African contributions to classical and contemporary critical theory. This book represents a climatic critical theoretical clincher that cogently