Nigel C. Gibson’s essay for the Journal of the British Society for Phenomenology, online in advance of the paper edition.
Nigel C. Gibson – ‘Fanon and Marx Revisited’: JBSP Special Edition Capital, Sex and Africa (Originally published online: 28 February 2020).
Abstract: On this 200th anniversary of Marx’s birth, what can we learn from Fanon’s turn to Marx over 60 years ago? This paper reviews Fanon’s active engagements with Marx throughout his work from Black Skin, White Masks to The Wretched of the Earth; from the importance of Marx’s 18th Brumaire in Fanon’s thinking, to what he calls stretching Marxian concepts. In this moment of crisis and retrogression, what can we learn from Fanon’s creative use of Marxian categories?
Full article: https://doi.org/10.1080/00071773.2020.1732570
Nigel C. Gibson, Institute of Liberal Arts and Interdisciplinary Studies, Emerson College, Boston, MA, USA
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