Other Free Encyclopedias » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia » 21st Century Webster's Family Encyclopedia - Erasistratus to Federalism

Frantz Omar Fanon

black

Fanon, Frantz Omar (1925–61), French black psychoanalyst and social philosopher. He condemned racism in his book Black Skin, White Masks (1952). In The Wretched of the Earth (1961) he advocated extreme violence against whites as a cathartic expression for black people.

See also: Psychoanalysis.

Ignace Henri Jean Théodore Fantin-Latour [next] [back] Fannie Mae

User Comments

Your email address will be altered so spam harvesting bots can't read it easily.
Hide my email completely instead?

Cancel or