"How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America has...set the standard of achievement for the current generation of Afro-American scholar-activists." -- Race & Class
About the Author
Manning Marable is Director of the Institute for Research in African-American Studies at Columbia University in New York City, where he lives. He is one of the most widely read black progressive authors in the country. Marable's political commentary series, "Along the Color Line," appears in more than 320 publications internationally. He is the author of Black Liberation in Conservative America (South End Press, 1997), Black Leadership (Columbia University Press), Beyond Black and White: Transforming African-American Politics (Verso), Speaking Truth to Power: Essays on Race, Resistance and Radicalism (Westview). Marable edits the South End Press Classics Series.