Social divisions are systematic social inequalities which are frequently regarded as unjust, and are fateful in the lives of individuals.
A lively and informed reflection on the experience of black people in Britain.
“Powerful, painstakingly researched, gracefully written.”—Robin D.G. Kelley
“Will stand amongst the classics in Chicano Studies.”—Teresa Cordova, University of New Mexico
The first detailed consideration of McKay's formative years, the themes and politics of his early poetry, and his pioneering use of Jamaican creole.
An original study of the formative years of working-class racism in the United States.