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Never Meant to Survive: Genocide and Utopias in Black Diaspora Communities

Never Meant to Survive: Genocide and Utopias in Black Diaspora Communities (Hardback)

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In Never Meant to Survive, Costa Vargas presents a historical, political, and social assessment of anti-black genocide and liberatory struggles to resist it. Through examination of two cities linked by common experiences of Blackness, Los Angeles and Rio de Janeiro, the book identifies anti-black genocide as a prevailing force in organizing individuals and groups across society. Costa Vargas approaches his analysis of anti-black genocide in these cities through discussion of past conflicts and the work of groups like the Black Panther Party.

Sport & Hobbies Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publication Date: 01/02/2008 ISBN-13: 9780742541016  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Joao H. Costa Vargas is associate professor of African and African American Studies and Anthropology at the University of Texas at Austin. He is author of Catching Hell in the City of Angels: Life and Meanings of Blackness in South Central Los Angeles.

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