Palimpsest - Volume #5, Issue #2 (12/2016)

Table of Contents

Editors' Introduction
T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting and Tiffany Ruby Patterson-Myers


In Her Own Words: Funmilayo Ransome-Kuti and the Auto/biography of an Archive
Judith A. Byfield

The Transnational Work of Moral Elevation: African American Women and the Reformation of Haiti, 1874–1950
Brandon R. Byrd

"Confraternity Among All Dark Races": Mittie Maude Lena Gordon and the Practice of Black (Inter)nationalism in Chicago, 1932–1942
Keisha N. Blain

Scripture, Psyche, and Women in Zora Neale Hurston's Moses, Man of the Mountain
Dorothy Stringer


All Books Reviewed by the Palimpsest Editorial Collective

Nadia Ellis, Territories of the Soul: Queered Belonging in the Black Diaspora (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2015), 243 pp.

Gerald Horne, Black Revolutionary: William Patterson and the Globalization of the African American Freedom Struggle (Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2013), 300 pp.

Reiland Rabaka, The Negritude Movement: W. E. B. Du Bois, Leon Damas, Aimé Césaire, Leopold Senghor, Franz Fanon, and the Evolution of an Insurgent Idea (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014), 431 pp.