Beyond Boundaries: C.L.R. James postnational studies

Beyond Boundaries: C.L.R. James postnational studies

Christopher Gair


This ebook brings jointly major critics to discover the paintings of CLR James, the world-famous Caribbean highbrow. it is an exhilarating and leading edge exam of the extensive impression that CLR James has had on modern inspiration -- as a historian, novelist, cultural and political theorist and activist. The participants reinvigorate James's inspiring serious output, with specific connection with the impression he has had on cultural reports. precious for college kids of post-colonial reviews, the e-book examines issues the place James crosses with different theorists, akin to Lacan and Gramsci. Racial id and cultural politics are key topics in his paintings, let alone his designated writings on cricket. individuals together with Donald E Pease, Nicole King, Christopher Gair and Anthony Bogues remove darkness from the foremost topics in James's writing, and recommend the concept the breath of James's pondering may be pointed out because the starting of 'post-national' experiences.

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