Biko Lives!

Contesting the Legacies of Steve Biko

  • Editors
  • Andile Mngxitama
  • Amanda Alexander
  • Nigel C. Gibson

Part of the Contemporary Black History book series (CBH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Biko Lives

    1. Andile Mngxitama, Amanda Alexander, Nigel C. Gibson
      Pages 1-20
    2. Gail M. Gerhart
      Pages 21-42
  3. Philosophic Dialogues

  4. Contested Histories and Intellectual Trajectories

  5. Cultural Critique and the Politics of Gender

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 189-189
    2. Ahmed Veriava, Prishani Naidoo
      Pages 233-251
    3. Naomi Klein, Ashwin Desai, Avi Lewis
      Pages 267-274
    4. Amanda Alexander, Andile Mngxitama
      Pages 275-283
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 285-294

About this book


This collection looks at the on-going significance of Black Consciousness, situating it in a global frame, examining the legacy of Steve Biko, the current state of post-apartheid South African politics, and the culture and history of the anti-apartheid movements.


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Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-230-60649-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-61337-9
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