By Selwyn R. Cudjoe
Caribbean Visionary: A. R. F. Webber and the Making of the Guyanese Nation strains the lifetime of Albert Raymond Forbes Webber (1880-1932), a amazing Caribbean student, statesman, legislator, and novelist. utilizing Webber as a lens, the e-book outlines the Guyanese fight for justice and equality in an age of colonialism, imperialism, and indentureship. during this attention-grabbing paintings, Selwyn R. Cudjoe examines Webber's emergence from the inner of Guyana to develop into an important presence in Caribbean politics.
Caribbean Visionary examines Webber's insightful novel, Those That Be in Bondage, his go back and forth writings, and his poetry. The publication chronicles his formation of the West Indian Press organization, his paintings on British Guiana's structure, and his championing of its people's reasons. Cudjoe experiences Webber's paintings with the British Guiana Labour Union to enhance the stipulations of the Guyanese operating humans and Webber's authorship of the Centenary historical past and instruction manual of British Guiana.
An very important addition to Caribbean highbrow heritage, Caribbean Visionary is an integral paintings for students attracted to the region's literature, political technological know-how, and financial idea. it's also a useful source in the event you desire to comprehend the genesis of latest Guyana and the English-speaking Caribbean.
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Caribbean Visionary: A. R. F. Webber and the Making of the Guyanese Nation (Caribbean Studies Series) by Selwyn R. Cudjoe