EXCERPT | The Pan-African Pantheon: Prophets, Poets, Philosophers

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The volume covers well-known Pan-Africanists such as W.E.B. Du Bois, Marcus Garvey, Amy Ashwood Garvey, Kwame Nkrumah, Frantz Fanon, Steve Biko, and Thabo Mbeki (Photo by: Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)
The volume covers well-known Pan-Africanists such as W.E.B. Du Bois, Marcus Garvey, Amy Ashwood Garvey, Kwame Nkrumah, Frantz Fanon, Steve Biko, and Thabo Mbeki (Photo by: Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group via Getty Images)

Published by Jacana Media, The Pan-African Pantheon: Prophets, poets and philosophers consists of biographical essays of 36 major Pan-African figures by a diverse and prominent group of African, Caribbean, and African-American scholars. They examine historical and contemporary Pan-Africanism as an ideology of emancipation and unity. Below is an excerpt. 

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