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By Any Means Necessary Malcolm X: Real, Not Reinvented

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ISBN-10: 0883783363

ISBN-13: 9780883783368

Edition: 2012

Authors: Herb Boyd, Ron Daniels, Maulana Karenga, Haki R. Madhubuti

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Compiled as a response to Manning Marable’s controversial new biography of Malcolm X, more than 30 noted scholars from the African American community offer their opinions on Marable’s portrayal of the man whose short life still inspires speculation of what might have been. Contributors include: Imam Al-Hajj Talib Abdur-Rashid, Mumia Abu-Jamal, Abdul Alkalimat, Molefi Kete Asante, Rick Ayers, Bryonn Bain, Amiri Baraka, Aslaku Ber­hanu, Amir Bey, Todd Steven Burroughs, Ta-Nehisi Coates, William Jelani Cobb, Karl Evanzz, Iyaluua and Herman Ferguson, Bill Flectcher, Jr., Glen Ford, Rhone Fraser, Wil Haygood, Kelly Harris, Errol A. Henderson, Fred Hord, Peter James Hudson, Ezra Hyland, Regina…    
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Book details

List price: $19.95
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Third World Press
Publication date: 2/28/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 280
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.90" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 0.968
Language: English

Herb Boyd teaches at the College of New Rochelle & New York University. He lives in New York City.

Dr. Maulana Karenga is professor of Black Studies at California State University, Long Beach.nbsp; He received his B.A. and M.A. innbsp; political science from UCLA, a Ph.D. in political science from United States International University and a second Ph.D. in social ethics from the University of Southern California.nbsp; An activist-scholar, he is chair of The Organization Us, National Association of Kawaida Organizations and executive director of the Kawaida Institute of Pan-African Studies.nbsp; He is also creator of the pan-African holiday Kwanzaa and author of numerous scholarly articles and books, including Introduction to Black Studies , Kwanzaa: A Celebration of Family, Community…    

Haki R. Madhubuti, an award-winning poet, educator, essayist, founder and publisher of Third World Press, is the author of thirty-one books. He is the co-founder of the Institute of Positive Education and the co-founder of four schools in Chicago. He is a retired university professor. Madhubuti's latest book of poems is Honoring Genius: Gwendolyn Brooks: The Narrative of Craft, Art, Kindness and Justice.

Opening Words
Publisher's Statement: Actually an Obligation
Laying the Groundwork
When All is Said … Malcolm's Legacy is Secure
The Meaning and Measure of Malcolm X: Critical Remembrance and Rightful Reading
Response, Message and Meaning
The Meaning of Manning Marable's Biography of Malcolm X
On Manning's Malcolm X
Rethinking Malcolm Means First Learning how to Think: What was Marable Thinking? And Why?
An Afrocentric Take on Manning Marable's Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention
Malcolm X Still Inspires Today
Manning Marable's Malcolm X Book
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention by Manning Marable, A Look at the Book
The Fault Lies not in our Stars, But in our Biographers: Minutes to Midnight, Manning Marable Succumbs
The Legacy of Malcolm X
Marable, Redefining Biography
Paper Tiger
Evolution of a Black Nationalist Revolutionary
Manning Marable and the Malcolm X Biography Controversy: A Response to Critics African World
Dragging Malcolm X to Obamaland
Marable's Revolutionary Malcolm
Manning Marable: Humanizing Malcolm or Denigrating Legacies?
Manning Marable's Malcolm X
A Toothless Pursuit of a Revolutionary's Truths: Marable's Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention
Malcolm X: The Man and Our Times
Unearthing Meaning in Marable's Malcolm X
Manning Marable's Regurgitation on the Life and Memory of Malcolm X
Is Imitation Truly the Mother of Invention?
Rescuing Malcolm X From His Calculated Myths
Malcolm, Charisma and Ancestry
Reinforcing Barricades
On Malcolm, Ourselves
A Response
Revising Perspectives on Malcolm X
A Review of Manning Marable's Malcolm X
By Any Means
We Declare Our Right to be a Human Being: Malcolm X, "A Life of Reclamation"
Malcolm X: Reinvention or African-centered Service and Sacrifice
Last Word
On My Father