By Mohamed Sghir Syad
First coined through W.E.B. Du Bois within the early Nineteen Sixties then popularised via Asante a number of a long time later, the time period Afrocentrism represents a speaking again opposed to the hegemonic attitudes and discourses which have been disfiguring and marginalising the African american citizens’ cultural legacies and old realities either prior to and after the Transatlantic Passage.
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A Critique of Monist Afrocentrism in Toni Morrison's "Paradise" by Mohamed Sghir Syad