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 exclusive Caribbean pupil, statesman, legislator, and novelist. utilizing Webber as a lens, the booklet 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 internal of Guyana to turn into a tremendous presence in Caribbean politics.
Caribbean Visionary examines Webber's insightful novel, Those That Be in Bondage, his trip writings, and his poetry. The e-book chronicles his formation of the West Indian Press organization, his paintings on British Guiana's structure, and his championing of its people's motives. Cudjoe stories 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 heritage and guide of British Guiana.
An vital addition to Caribbean highbrow historical past, Caribbean Visionary is an vital paintings for students attracted to the region's literature, political technology, and financial inspiration. it's also a useful source should you desire to comprehend the genesis of up to date 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