AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

David Macey

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Monday, November 7th, 2011

The uncomfortable presence of Franz Fanon

Still today, as David Macey argues, Frantz Fanon is a great “source of embarrassment, both to some who would claim the revolutionary Fanon as their own and to a French republicanism that prides itself on its universalism.” Still today Fanon is difficult to categorize or classify (is he French, Martinican, Algerian, African or Black). Fanon