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Lumumba by Leo Zeilig

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Patrice Lumumba is perhaps the most famous leader of the African independence movement. After his murder in 1961, he became an icon of anti-imperialist struggle. His picture was brandished on demonstrations in the 1960s across the world along with Che Guevara and Ho Chi Minh.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781905791026
ISBN-10: 190579102X
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 128mm x 13mm)
Pages: 176
Imprint: Haus Publishing Limited
Publisher: Haus Publishing Limited
Publish Date: 16-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Books By Author Leo Zeilig

Voices of Liberation by Leo Zeilig Voices of Liberation, Paperback / softback (April 2016)

A perfect introduction to one of the most influential figures in the fields of post-colonial studies, critical theory, and Marxism.

Frantz Fanon by Leo Zeilig Frantz Fanon, Paperback (October 2015)

An essential perspective on Fanon's work and the context within which he wrote.

Lumumba by Leo Zeilig Lumumba, Paperback (February 2015)

Patrice Lumumba was the foremost leader of the African independence movement. After his execution in 1961, when he had been prime minister of the newly-liberated Congo for only seven months, he became an icon of anti-imperialist struggle. Zeilig tells the story of Lumumba's transition from nationalist to international symbol of African liberation.

Revolt and Protest by Leo Zeilig Revolt and Protest, Paperback (December 2012)

The evolution of student activism in sub-Saharan Africa is crucial to understanding the process of democratic struggle and change in Africa. Focusing on the period of democratic transitions in the 1990s, this title discusses the involvement of student activism in democratic struggles across contemporary Africa.

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Author Biography - Leo Zeilig

Leo Zeilig co-ordinated the Independent Media Centre in Zimbabwe during the Presidential Elections of 2002 and, prior to this, worked as a lecturer at Universite Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal. He is currently a Research Fellow at the Centre of Sociological Research at the University of Johannesburg. He has written on the struggle for democratic change, social movements and student activism in sub-Saharan Africa, edited Struggle and Resisitance in Africa (2002) and co-authored The Congo: Plunder and Resistance 1880-2005 (2006).

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