Marcus Garvey.

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Lewis, Rupert. Marcus Garvey. Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, 2017, pp.100; ISBN: 9789766406486.

In this biography, the author traces how Marcus Garvey's Jamaican formation shaped his life and thought and how he combated the British colonial authorities as well as fought deep-rooted self-doubt and self-rejection among Black people in Jamaica, hence, Garvey's political and cultural work at the local level is discussed as part of his project to stimulate self-determination in Africa and its Diaspora. Garvey established...

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