The black Atlantic : modernity and double consciousness /

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Main Author: Gilroy, Paul, 1956-
Format: Book
Published:Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1993.
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Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • 1. The Black Atlantic as a Counterculture of Modernity
  • 2. Masters, Mistresses, Slaves, and the Antinomies of Modernity
  • 3. "Jewels Brought from Bondage"Black Music and the Politics of Authenticity
  • 4. "Cheer the Weary Traveller" / W. E. B. Du Bois, Germany, and the Politics of (Dis)placement
  • 5. "Without the Consolation of Tears" / Richard Wright, France, and the Ambivalence of Community
  • 6. "Not a Story to Pass On": Living Memory and the Slave Sublime
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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