© 2008

Transnational Blackness

Navigating the Global Color Line

  • Editors
  • Manning Marable
  • Vanessa Agard-Jones

Part of the The Critical Black Studies Series book series (CBL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Introduction

    1. Manning Marable
      Pages 1-8
  3. Theorizing Race in a Global Context

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. Leith Mullings
      Pages 11-18
    3. Howard Winant
      Pages 41-53
    4. Anthony W. Marx
      Pages 55-62
  4. Interrogating Race and Racism in the Americas

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 63-63
    2. Gina M. Pérez
      Pages 65-72
    3. Joseph Jordan
      Pages 87-97
  5. Mutual Inspiration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 99-99
    2. Ricardo Rene Laremont, Lisa Yun
      Pages 101-113
    3. Maureen Mahon
      Pages 115-133
    4. Robin J. Hayes
      Pages 175-187
  6. Europe and Asia on the Color Line

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Gerald Horne
      Pages 191-203
    3. T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting
      Pages 205-214

About this book


Black intellectuals in the US have long thought of racism as a global phenomenon. This book presents, for the first time, a full overview of the history, critical analysis and theoretical perspectives of key black scholars and activists on the transnational dynamics of modern race and racism throughout the world.


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About the authors

MANNING MARABLE is Professor of History and Political Science and Director, Institute for Research in African American Studies at Columbia University, USA.
VANESSA AGARD-JONES is a Ph.D. student in Anthropology and French Studies at New York University, USA and Chair of the Board of Directors at the Audre Lorde Project: A Community Organizing Center for LGBTST People of Color in New York City. 

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