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Alfred B. Xuma

Steven Gish

Alfred B. Xuma

African, American, South African

by Steven Gish

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Published by Macmillan Press in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Xuma, Alfred B. -- 1893-1962.,
  • Statesmen -- South Africa -- Biography.,
  • South Africa -- Politics and government -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 280-291) and index.

    StatementSteven Gish.
    GenreBiography.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDT1927.X86 G57 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 305 p. :
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20412865M
    ISBN 100333670736

      Here’s recent biographical work on A.B. Xuma–the president of the ANC when the Youth League was formed. Enjoy listening to: Episode 64 of Africa Past and Present — the podcast about African history, culture, and politics. In this show, Peter Limb (Michigan State University) on the life and writings of Dr. Alfred Bitini Xuma, President-General of the African National Congress ( Pioneer black doctors in South Africa, - 28 S. D. Gish, Alfred B. Xuma. African, DURBAN’S MCCORD HOSPITAL, this book argues, is one of the most important South African.

    Signed by : Fa2: Notice to All Africans and Friends of Justice re a campaign of liberation, issued by , 21 March 1p. Ts. Fa3: African National Congress: a critical review, 9p. Ts. Fa4: Statement issued by the Joint Meeting of African and Indian leaders held in Durban 6 . R. D. Ralston, 'American Episodes in the Making of an African Leader: A Case Study of Alfred B. Xuma ()', The International Journal of African Historical Studies 6, 1 (), pp. The article includes interview material from M. H. Xuma on her husband's life.

    His book, Alfred B. Xuma: African, American, South African, published last year by New York University Press, focuses on the life and times of a South African doctor and political figure who coincidentally graduated from Northwestern's Medical School in   Steven D. Gish is a professor of history at Auburn University at Montgomery. His previous books include Alfred B. Xuma: African, American, South African and Desmond Tutu: A Biography. He has traveled widely in South Africa since the s and has interviewed key figures in the antiapartheid movement, including Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu, Desmond Tutu, Trevor Huddleston, and Beyers .


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Dr Alfred Bathini Xuma Sophiatown in Source: Jurgen Schadeberg. ANC President, Alfred B. Xuma book teacher and medical doctor. Alfred Bitini Xuma was born on 8 Marchin Manzana, Ngcobo District, in the Eastern Province (now Eastern Cape).

Xuma was the seventh child of Abraham Mangali Xuma and Elizabeth Cupase Xuma, Alfred B. Xuma book members of the Wesleyan Church. In this political biography, Steven Gish situates Alfred B.

Xuma's life within the context of black South African nationalism, and explores the impact of African-American ideas on Xuma's political thought, as well as the degree to which Xuma reshaped these ideas to fit the South African political climate of the s and : Steven Gish.

President of the African National Congress in South Africa betweenAlfred B. Xuma was one of the most influential black South Africans of his generation.

In this biography of Dr. Xuma, the first of its kind, the author explores the impact of African-American ideas on African nationalism. A.B. Xuma ABX Box African Convention African education African leaders African National Congress African Nationalism African nationalists African political Africanist Alfred Xuma AME Church ANC president ANC's apartheid April Archives August autobiographical typescript Ballinger Bantu World black American black South African Bloemfontein Booker.

After his death his book collection was given to Orlando East Public Library by his widow, Madie Hall Xuma. This library was the first purpose built public library in Soweto.

[8] Notes and references ^ Steven Gish, Alfred B. Xuma: African, American, South African (NYU Press, ) p9, p ^ Limb, Peter (May ). "Xuma, Alfred Bitini (   In this political biography, Steven Gish situates Alfred B.

Xuma's life within the context of black South African nationalism, and explores the impact of African-American ideas on Xuma's political thought, as well as the degree to which Xuma reshaped these ideas to fit the South African political climate of the s and s.5/5(1).

Dr Alfred Bitini Xuma Timeline Alfred Mtutuzeli. In his statement to a government committee on African education, Xuma accuses the government of ignoring its responsibilities to the Black community. Xuma’s book, Africans’ Claims in South Africa, is published. About this book. Introduction.

President of the African National Congress in South Africa betweenAlfred B. Xuma was one of the most influential black South Africans of his generation. In this biography of Dr. Xuma, the first of its kind, the author explores the impact of African-American ideas on African nationalism, the debates.

Alfred by Steven D. Gish,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Dr A B Xuma, ca. Alfred Bitini Xuma () is best known as the president who revived the African National Congress (ANC) in the s and was then defeated for office by the Congress Youth League.

Less known is his important public career as a medical doctor and social reformer, or the continuity of his thought over three decades of. Get this from a library. Alfred B. Xuma: African, American, South African.

[Steven Gish] -- "One of the most influential black South African leaders of his generation, Alfred Bitini Xuma () has been praised, criticized, obscured, and now partly forgotten." "In this political.

The Van Riebeeck Society has recently published its volume for This is ‘A.B. Xuma. Autobiography and Selected Works’, edited by Peter Limb. [ISBN: ] The book includes Xuma’s delightful autobiography, some correspondence and other papers related to. Abstract ‘We are building a nation and making history’1 Alfred Xuma assumed the ANC presidency at a time of rapid change in South Africa.

Following impassioned debate in the white parliament, South Africa had entered World War II on the side of Britain on 4 September Author: Steven D. Gish. Peter Limb (Michigan State University) on the life and writings of Dr. Alfred Bitini Xuma, President-General of the African National Congress () and first black physician in Johannesburg.

Limb discusses his just published book bringing together Xuma’s autobiography, correspondence, essays and speeches on health, politics, crime, beer, the pass laws, and the rights of African women. Alfred Bitini Xuma. Jump to navigation Jump to search. Dr A B Xuma vaive vari pane vekutanga pane vaimirira dare revanonzi varume ve African American yekutanga kwe Alpha Phi Alpha, muhupenyu hwevanofundira muzvikoro zvikuru.

Upenyu Sezvo va Xuma vaimirira rutivi. Dr Alfred Bitini Xuma, GP and scholar, activist and politician, new exhibition opens in Sophiatown from January 27 – February 10 At the end of Januarya sombre group of mourners gathered in Brixton Cemetery to bury one of the first South African medical doctors trained in Europe and the US – Dr AB Xuma.

Get this from a library. Alfred B. Xuma: African, American, South African. [Steven Gish]. Dr Xuma's house was one of two houses to escape the destruction of Sophiatown, South Africa by the government in the late s, it is also a landmark which belonged to Dr Alfred Bitini Xuma who was a medical doctor and the President of the African National Congress (ANC) and Chairperson of the Western Areas Anti-Expropriation and Proper Housing count: single.

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This biography rescues from near-obscurity one of the important founders of South Africa's post-apartheid order. Xuma, an American-trained physician, was the first president of the African National Congress (serving from to ) to place the organization on a sound administrative and financial footing, paving the way for its transformation in the s into an instrument of radical : Gail M.

Gerhart.Alfred Bathini Xuma, OLG, commonly referred to by his initials as AB Xuma (8 MarchTranskei – 27 January ), was the first black South African to become a medical doctor, as well as a leader, activist and president-general of the African National Congress (ANC) from to He was a member of the African American founded Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity.Madie Beatrice Hall-Xuma ( - ), e ne ele moagi wa naga ya kwa Amerika mme a fudugela mo Afrika Borwa.

O dutse mo Afrika Borwa go simolola ngwaga wa go fitlhela wa a boelwa Amerika morago ga loso la mmona wa dingwageng tse o ne a tsene mo nyalong le Ngaka Alfred Bathini Xuma o e ne ele ngaka wa ntlha ya go tlhatlhoba baoki mo Afrika Borwa le .