Sivanadan IRR Race and class Racism Black struggle Labour Colonialism Radical politics
DASGUPTA, R.K., 2018. Rohit Dasgupta: Ambalavaner Sivanandan and black politics in Britain. Theory, Culture and Society, In Press.
This article looks at the contribution made by Ambalavaner Sivanandan to Black politics and organising in Britain. It reviews some of his most important writings and analyses their significance and influence on Black activism and race studies. Specifically, the article looks at the ways in which class and race intersected in his work and his critical stance towards political elites and advocacy for radical politics.
This paper was accepted for publication in the journal Theory, Culture and Society and the definitive published version is available at https://www.theoryculturesociety.org/rohit-dasgupta-ambalavaner-sivanandan-black-politics-britain/