AAIHS Online Roundtable on Cedric Robinson's Black Marxism

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The African American Intellectual History Society (AAIHS) recently hosted an online roundtable on Cedric Robinson’s Black Marxism: The Making of the Black Radical Tradition. On Nov. 7, AAIHS blogger Paul Hébert (Independent Scholar) provided introductory remarks, which were followed by responses from Joshua B. Guild (Princeton University), Jennifer Morgan (New York University), Carole Boyce Davies (Cornell University), and Austin McCoy (University of Michigan). On Nov. 12, Robyn Spencer (Lehman College, CUNY) offered concluding remarks. Please follow the links below to view the online roundtable—

Day 1: Paul Hébert, “The Negation of the Negation in the World System”: Introducing Cedric Robinson’s Black Marxism


Day 2: Joshua Guild, “The Lasting Legacy of Black Marxism


Day 3: Jennifer Morgan, “Thinking with Black Marxism


Day 4: Carole Boyce Davies, “A Black Left Feminist View on Cedric Robinson’s Black Marxism


Day 5: Austin McCoy, “Conjuring the Black Radical Tradition”


Day 6: Robyn Spencer, “Revolt at the Source:” Cedric Robinson’s Archive of Resistance


*The African American Intellectual History Society (AAIHS) is a scholarly organization and academic blog founded in January 2014 to foster dialogue about researching, writing, and teaching black thought and culture.