Title

Kwame Ture's (Stokely Carmichael): "Emancipation Public Lecture Series: Reignighting the African Spirit"

Authors

Kwame Ture

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Collection

Asa G. Hilliard, III Papers

Document Type

Video

Date Information

1996-06-12

Playing Time

44:01

Abstract

This video recording, dated June 12, 1996, captures a speech delivered by Trinidadian activist and scholar Kwame Ture (formerly known as Stokely Carmichael) in Trinidad and Tobago. He people of African descent to become active in the political arena in their countries on a daily basis, stressing that the struggle for civil rights and liberation is “eternal.” Ture argues that the neo-colonialism of the day is the end game for imperialism and that Africa will be the first unified continent on Earth. He also discusses the history of imperialism and race relations between Trinidadians of Indian descent and Trinidadians of African descent.

File Name

auc.092.b227f11.00000000.vid0088

Comments

Kwame Ture (Stokely Carmichael)

Rights

All video content in this collection is protected by copyright or is the property of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc., and/or the copyright holder as appropriate. For more information or to inquire about permission to publish, please contact archives@auctr.edu.

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