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Global Garveyism

Ronald J. Stephens and Adam Ewing


Garveyism was carried across the globe following the First World War, generating the largest mass movement in the history of the African diaspora. Throughout Africa and Europe, the Americas and Oceania, the ideas and praxis of Jamaican activist Marcus Garvey and his followers sparked anti-colonial and anti-racist mobilizations, both within Garvey’s organization, the Universal Negro Improvement Association, and without. This volume—the first edited collection devoted to Garveyism studies in three decades—showcases original essays by scholars working in Africa, the West Indies, the Hispanic Cari ... More

Keywords: Garvey, Garveyism, Universal Negro Improvement Association, African diaspora, black nationalism, global history

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780813056210
Published to Florida Scholarship Online: September 2019 DOI:10.5744/florida/9780813056210.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Ronald J. Stephens, editor
Virginia Commonwealth University

Adam Ewing, author
Purdue University

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