Caribbean Cultural and Political Thought: Launch of Three Books by Aaron Kamugisha (Today!)

politicalthought.185Dr. Aaron Kamugisha will be in Toronto for the launch of the following publications: Caribbean Political Thought: The Colonial State to Caribbean Internationalisms (Kingston: Ian Randle, 2013) and Caribbean Political Thought: Theories of the Post-Colonial State (Kingston: Ian Randle, 2013), edited by Aaron Kamugisha; and Caribbean Cultural Thought: From Plantation to Diaspora (Kingston: Ian Randle, 2013), edited by Yanique Hume and Aaron Kamugisha. The launch will take place today, March 7, 2014, at 6:30pm at the University of Toronto (New College D.G. Ivey Library, 20 Willcocks Street, Toronto, Canada).

Aaron Kamugisha is a lecturer in Cultural Studies at the University of the West Indies-Cave Hill, Barbados. His current work is a study of coloniality, cultural citizenship and freedom in the contemporary Anglophone Caribbean, mediated through the social and political thought of C.L.R. James and Sylvia Wynter. His work has been published in journals such as Race & Class, Small Axe, The Philosophical Forum, Caribbean Quarterly, Proudflesh, The Journal of Caribbean History and the Journal of West Indian Literature. He is currently the Book Reviews Editor and a member of the editorial working committee for the journal Social and Economic Studies, and a member of the editorial collective of the journal Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism.

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