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However, Eslanda, known as Essie, was a dedicated activist intellectual, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 230.555 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(prolific writer, powerful orator, and world traveller. Eslanda Robeson?s life \(1895?65\), was deeply )] TJ ET BT 34.016 216.299 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(entangled with some of the landmark movements and events of the 20th century including the New Negro )] TJ ET BT 34.016 202.043 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Movement in Harlem, London and Paris; anti-fascism in inter-war Europe; African, Caribbean and South )] TJ ET BT 34.016 187.787 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Asian decolonization; the struggle to end Jim Crow and racism in the US; the founding of the United )] TJ ET BT 34.016 173.531 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Nations and the Cold War. Historian and scholar-activist Barbara Ransby?s compelling, expansive and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 159.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(lively biography, )] TJ ET BT 119.012 159.275 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda: The Large and Unconventional Life of Mrs Paul Robeson)] TJ ET BT 442.004 159.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, is the first to see )] TJ ET BT 34.016 145.019 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda Robeson as an important figure in her own right and advances our knowledge of numerous fields )] TJ ET BT 34.016 130.763 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(such as the black radical left, black internationalism, black women?s intellectual history, Cold War politics, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 116.507 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the long African American freedom struggle and human rights. 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The chapters are smartly )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(organised in chronological order, but also utilize a thematic approach, helping to elucidate the entwined )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(connections between Eslanda?s life and major turning points throughout the century. Key issues featured in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 741.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the first seven chapters include Eslanda and Paul?s marriage, the couples? transnational travels and her )] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(career as chemist, writer and anthropologist. The remaining chapters deal with Eslanda's continual travels, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(her published works in the 1940s and her involvement in leftist, internationalist and anti-colonial activism )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(through electoral politics, the United Nations and the Council on African Affairs. They also detail the impact )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of the Cold War on Eslanda and Paul?s life, their return to Europe in the late 1950s and their declining )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(health. In each chapter, Ransby not only details Eslanda?s life, she deftly provides important insight into the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(broader social, political, economic and cultural context that shaped her experiences. The biography includes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(a useful timeline and evocative photographs of Eslanda, her family and global circle of friends like Eugene )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(O?Neill, Pearl Buck, Louise Thompson Patterson, Claudia Jones, Nikita Khrushchev, W. E. B. and Shirley )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(DuBois, and Kwame Nkrumah to name a few.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 587.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(A notable strength of the biography is Ransby?s command of an impressive range of sources comprising of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda?s written correspondence, diaries, speeches, unpublished and published novels, plays and articles, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 558.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and pamphlets, most of which are located at the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center at Howard University. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Other sources are taken from various archives in the United States and from locations abroad including )] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Amsterdam, Berlin, India, South Africa and the United Kingdom. Online FBI and MI5 surveillance records )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(complement these sources, which provide the biography with sophisticated depth.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 489.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the introduction, Ransby presents a valuable background to the biography, its main themes and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 475.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(arguments. 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This is a crucial asset of the biography as Ransby includes insightful vignettes about figures close to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda and significant issues in her life that present the reader with a nuanced understanding of a complex )] TJ ET BT 34.016 375.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and fascinating woman.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The central themes of the Robesons? complicated yet enduring marriage and Eslanda?s travels are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(foregrounded as essential elements of her life and worldview. Between 1925 and 1965 Eslanda visited over )] TJ ET BT 34.016 320.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(40 countries and five continents and the map of her journeys provided in the biography visually helps to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 306.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(show her varied peregrinations. Ransby illuminates the importance of Eslanda?s first trip to the Soviet Union )] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in 1934, her three visits to Sub-Saharan Africa in 1936, 1946 and 1958 and the years she spent living in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 278.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(London and Europe between 1928 and 1939 as critical to the connections she made between the struggle to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(end colonialism and racism across Africa, the African diaspora and South Asia. 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Ransby?s emphasis on the importance of the global South builds on the research of other )] TJ ET BT 34.016 192.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(historians including Gerald Horne, Vijay Prashad and Nico Slate who have brought more attention to the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 178.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(connections between South Asian, Caribbean, African, and African-American freedom struggles.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 500.900 178.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1\))] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 500.900 176.835 m 514.892 176.835 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 514.892 178.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( By )] TJ ET BT 34.016 163.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(placing an African-American woman within this tradition, Ransby adds a helpful gendered element to this )] TJ ET BT 34.016 149.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(research.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 123.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In the opening chapter, ?Growing up along the color line 1895?1918?, the privileged but precarious nature of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 109.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda?s middle-class family upbringing and college years in Washington DC, New York and Chicago are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 94.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(thoroughly explored. 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By detailing Francis Cardozo and Eslanda Goode's political )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(pasts Ransby helps to demonstrate that the ideological commitments Eslanda took up later in life built on a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(family tradition of leftist activism.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The early years of Eslanda and Paul?s marriage and the context of the New Negro Movement are topics )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(under discussion in the following chapter. Ransby effectively underscores the crucial role Eslanda played in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Paul?s early career through the friendships and networks she made with Harlem renaissance figures like Carl )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Van Vechten and his wife Fania Marinoff and Walter and Gladys White. Eslanda?s influence in Paul?s )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(career, their numerous travels across Europe and the United States and marital problems in the 1920s are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(documented further in chapter three. This chapter is most fascinating for the information Ransby gives about )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda?s fictional writings. In 1925, while on holiday in France with Paul, Eslanda wrote her first play, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(entitled )] TJ ET BT 73.016 627.653 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Aunt Hagar?s Children)] TJ ET BT 186.356 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, which centred on the migration of an African-American from Georgia to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Harlem. Although the play was not performed it provides a glimpse into issues like racism and migration )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(that would become paramount to Eslanda?s global politics.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The recurring themes of Eslanda's travels, marriage, worldview and career between 1927 and 1933 are )] TJ ET BT 34.016 558.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(addressed in chapter four. Ransby focuses attention on a number of Eslanda?s journeys, which she interprets )] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(as heightening her political consciousness. These include Eslanda?s voyage to London in 1928 with Naomi )] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Bercovici, a Romanian sculptor who informed her about the Russianpogroms, and her journeys in 1930 with )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Paul and his performing partner Larry Brown throughout Central and Eastern Europe and Scotland, where )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(they met African and Afro-Caribbean workers and students, which increased their interest in Africa.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 475.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Marital difficulties continued to affect the Robeson?s following the birth of their son Paul Jr in 1927 and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 461.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ransby adeptly details the couples? two-year separation in 1930, which resulted from Paul?s extra-marital )] TJ ET BT 34.016 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(affairs. Ransby stresses that this period was critical for the development of Eslanda?s writing and politics. In )] TJ ET BT 34.016 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1930, for instance, Eslanda started to write )] TJ ET BT 242.312 432.581 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Three Eslandas)] TJ ET BT 338.312 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, a fictionalised account of her mother and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(grandmother?s lives in South Carolina)] TJ ET BT 218.672 418.325 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(. )] TJ ET BT 224.672 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(In June 1932, she journeyed to Paris with her friend the Dahomean )] TJ ET BT 34.016 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(anti-colonialist Prince Kojo Touvalou Hounou and interviewed black artists and intellectuals including )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Guadeloupean Gratien Candace, the Martinican Paulette Nardal, African American Ada Bricktop Smith and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 375.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Sudanese Habib Benglia. She later published narratives about these individuals in Dorothy West?s journal )] TJ ET BT 34.016 361.301 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Challenge)] TJ ET BT 83.348 361.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(. Ransby convincingly argues that Eslanda?s encounters with these figures were formative as they )] TJ ET BT 34.016 347.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(contributed ?to her growing sense of a diverse and complex African Diaspora, of which American Blacks )] TJ ET BT 34.016 332.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(were only one part? \(p. 73\). At this time, Eslanda started new and rekindled old relationships with different )] TJ ET BT 34.016 318.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(men, before reuniting with Paul into an open marriage in late 1932. In this chapter, Ransby also highlights )] TJ ET BT 34.016 304.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda?s cinematic debut in the film)] TJ ET BT 217.328 304.277 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Borderline)] TJ ET BT 269.324 304.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(alongside Paul.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 278.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda?s anthropology studies at the London School of Economics and her writings are explored in further )] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(detail in the following chapter. Ransby regards the 1930s as a crucial decade when Eslanda forged a serious )] TJ ET BT 34.016 249.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Pan-African political identity that was shaped by her academic research, engagement with London?s diverse )] TJ ET BT 34.016 235.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(African diasporic and South Asian communities and friendships with figures like Jawaharlal Nehru and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 220.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Jomo Kenyatta. This era saw Eslanda publish her first biography )] TJ ET BT 347.636 220.997 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Paul Robeson: Negro )] TJ ET BT 454.628 220.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1930\) and Ransby )] TJ ET BT 34.016 206.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(provides critical insight into the text and her other unpublished novels \()] TJ ET BT 376.988 206.741 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Black Progress)] TJ ET BT 450.644 206.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, a semi )] TJ ET BT 34.016 192.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(autobiographical story about the problems of middle class African Americans, and )] TJ ET BT 433.280 192.485 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Color)] TJ ET BT 461.288 192.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, which dealt with )] TJ ET BT 34.016 178.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the issue of passing in the United States\). Ransby also expounds upon two plays that Eslanda wrote, entitled )] TJ ET BT 34.016 163.973 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Uncle Tom?s Cabin)] TJ ET BT 130.016 163.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( and )] TJ ET BT 153.344 163.973 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Leave Them Alone)] TJ ET BT 242.660 163.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(, and her biographical sketches of black figures like Oliver )] TJ ET BT 34.016 149.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Golden and Flix bou. Additionally, chapter five explores the Robeson?s first visit to the Soviet Union. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 135.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ransby notes how Eslanda and Paul were very enthused about the country due to the Soviets? attitude to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 121.205 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(racial prejudice, but rightly states that their experience was heavily subjective.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 94.949 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda and Paul Jr?s three-month sojourn in Southern and Eastern Africa in 1936 is the focal point of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 80.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(chapter six. Ransby draws heavily on Eslanda?s landmark travel narrative )] TJ ET BT 391.604 80.693 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(African Journey )] TJ ET BT 472.256 80.693 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(1945\), which )] TJ ET BT 34.016 66.437 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(constituted a strong critique of colonialism and racism. In the text, Eslanda wrote about numerous issues, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 52.181 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(including the similarities between racism in South Africa and the Deep South, poverty, education, women?s )] TJ ET endstream endobj 21 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 22 0 R >> endobj 22 0 obj << /Length 6009 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(roles and anthropological research on the Toro people in Uganda. This chapter is most useful for the light )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ransby sheds on the topics Eslanda did not write about. Ransby points out that although Robeson was )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(conscious of African resistance movements and attended the All-African National Convention in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Bloemfontein, she did not encounter anti-colonial movements in Uganda like the women-centred Nyabingi )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(movement. According to Ransby, Eslanda?s trip to Uganda ?occurred under controlled circumstances and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(under the watchful eye of British colonial authorities and British intelligence? \(p. 114\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The following chapter focuses on Eslanda and Paul?s journeys, made between 1936 and 1939, to the Soviet )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Union, Egypt, and Spain. Ransby argues that it is not known how much of Stalin?s Moscow trials and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(purgesEslanda and Paul knew of. But she does cite an intriguing letter Eslanda sent to Communist friend )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and leader William Patterson about her personal concerns relating to her brother Frank Goode, who was )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(living there, and a friend implicated in the trials. Although the Robeson?s support of Loyalist forces and trip )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to Spain amid the civil war is well known, Ransby usefully analyses Eslanda?s unpublished writing about )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the Spanish visit and fleshes out valuable information about her and Paul's interactions with African-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(American and Spanish soldiers. Ransby asserts that Eslanda?s African and Spanish journeys were vital to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(strengthening her anti-colonial and anti-fascist politics and informed the role she and Paul would play in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(helping to establish the International Committee on African Affairs, which transformed into the Council on )] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(African Affairs in the United States.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(By the end of the 1930s, Ransby claims that Eslanda was a ?nascent feminist? \(p. 136\). Ransby?s decision to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(describe Eslanda as a feminist even though she did not use the term to identify herself is important. It takes )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(account of Eslanda?s challenge of overlapping systems of oppression in her critique of colonialism, racism )] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and the limited roles for women, and places her in a black feminist tradition of intersectionality. This chapter )] TJ ET BT 34.016 473.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(is also fascinating for the fruitful information Ransby provides on Eslanda?s second film role, alongside Paul )] TJ ET BT 34.016 458.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in )] TJ ET BT 46.352 458.837 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Big Fella)] TJ ET BT 91.352 458.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda?s return to the United States, involvement with the United Nations and the Council on African )] TJ ET BT 34.016 418.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Affairs and continued travels during the Second World War are documented in chapter eight. Following the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(success of )] TJ ET BT 86.000 404.069 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(African Journey )] TJ ET BT 166.652 404.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda began to be viewed, not just as Mrs Paul Robeson, but also as a public )] TJ ET BT 34.016 389.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(intellectual and expert on Africa. Yet her radical views led her to come under FBI surveillance, which )] TJ ET BT 34.016 375.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ransby comprehensively details. Furthermore, Ransby discusses Eslanda?s academic work at Hartford )] TJ ET BT 34.016 361.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Seminary. Chapter nine is set in French Equatorial Africa and the Belgian Congo where Eslanda visited for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 347.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(five months in 1946. Ransby ably explores her travel diaries and discloses the interviews Eslanda conducted )] TJ ET BT 34.016 332.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with ordinary and elite Africans including Gabriel d?Arboussier. Ransby reveals how Eslanda?s travels were )] TJ ET BT 34.016 318.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(considered dangerous by the British colonial administration by referencing a thought-provoking MI5 report.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 292.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The different political and social organisations Eslanda was active in \(including the Progressive Party, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 278.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Council on African Affairs and black feminist group The Sojourners For Truth and Justice amongst others\) )] TJ ET BT 34.016 263.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(between the years 1946 and 1950 are the focus of the next chapter. Ransby also describes Eslanda?s travels )] TJ ET BT 34.016 249.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to the Soviet Union, Eastern Europe and the People?s Republic of China months after Mao?s Revolution, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 235.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and records how this period saw her defend herself and Paul against anti-communist attacks. The publication )] TJ ET BT 34.016 220.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of Eslanda?s third book, )] TJ ET BT 153.668 220.997 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(American Argument)] TJ ET BT 250.652 220.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(1949\), with Nobel Prize-wining novelist Pearl Buck is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 206.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(analysed, as are her ideas about race, the role of women and the Soviet Union as expressed in the study.)] TJ ET endstream endobj 23 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 26 0 R 29 0 R 31 0 R ] /Contents 24 0 R >> endobj 24 0 obj << /Length 7374 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The following chapter records the years between 1950 and 1956 and Eslanda?s involvement with the United )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Nations through her affiliation with the leftist journal )] TJ ET BT 292.664 770.213 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(New World Review)] TJ ET BT 384.656 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(. Ransby details how she used her )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(position to connect with diplomats, writers and scholars from around the world and surveys the articles she )] TJ ET BT 34.016 741.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(wrote about Guatemala, China, Algeria, Cameroon and the representation of women in the UN. A significant )] TJ ET BT 34.016 727.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(aspect of this chapter is Ransby?s pinpointing of three ?political sisters? who shaped Eslanda?s transnational )] TJ ET BT 34.016 713.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(identity including writer Shirley Graham Du Bois, UN diplomat Vijaya Lakshmi Pandit and the American )] TJ ET BT 34.016 698.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(wife of British Guiana?s Prime Minister, Janet Jagan. She argues that Eslanda?s friendships with these )] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(figures represent ?her connections to the Third World and global anti-colonial movement? \(p. 222\). It further )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(demonstrates how Eslanda was one among a wider group of women who built coalitions with other women )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(leaders across racial, class, and national boundaries. Ransby also discusses Eslanda?s battle with cancer.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 629.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The impact of Cold War repression on the Robesons? career, life and politics is detailed in chapter 12. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 615.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda refused to cave in to anti-communist hysteria and Ransby closely examines her 1953 testimony )] TJ ET BT 34.016 601.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(before the US Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations of the Committee on Government )] TJ ET BT 34.016 587.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Operations and the effect of the five-year confiscation of the Robeson?s passports. Additionally, Ransby )] TJ ET BT 34.016 572.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(records Eslanda?s visit to Trinidad in 1958 during the formation of the West Indies Federation.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The penultimate chapter, ?A failing body and a hopeful heart 1958?1961? documents the years of Eslanda )] TJ ET BT 34.016 532.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and Paul?s return to London. Ransby explores their travels to the Soviet Union, Australia and New Zealand, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and Eslanda?s visit without Paul to the All-African Peoples? Conference in Ghana, and later Nigeria and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 503.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Spain in late 1958. This period saw a further decline in Eslanda and Paul?s health and Ransby writes about )] TJ ET BT 34.016 489.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(their medical treatments.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 463.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(The final chapter is concerned with the last five years of Eslanda?s life. Ransby provides numerous )] TJ ET BT 34.016 449.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(examples to show that despite her ill heath Eslanda continued to support African independence struggles, the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 434.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(American black freedom movement and helped to form a Pan-African women?s group with Claudia Jones in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 420.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(London. It was during this period when Eslanda began to receive more recognition as an activist. In 1963, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 406.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(she received Germany?s Clara Zetkin medal for her anti-racist and human rights activism and attended a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 392.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(number of events in her honour in the United States before she died in December 1965. In the epilogue, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 377.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Ransby skilfully summaries the overlapping themes and pivotal moments of Eslanda?s life. She underlines )] TJ ET BT 34.016 363.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the important relationship between Eslanda and Paul, arguing that although their marriage was difficult it )] TJ ET BT 34.016 349.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(had a firm foundation in respect, loyalty and friendship, which was fortified by their political convictions. )] TJ ET BT 34.016 335.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Moreover, she usefully situates Eslanda as part of the Black Atlantic World, and places her in the tradition of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 320.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(what Robin Kelley has called ?race rebels? and Vijay Prashad?s ?Third World Project?.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 455.576 320.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(2\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 455.576 319.395 m 469.568 319.395 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 294.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Thanks to Ransby?s rich and engaging biography, historians can no longer overlook Eslanda Robeson. This )] TJ ET BT 34.016 280.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(timely biography contributes to the growing number of studies that bridge several historiographical divides, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 266.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(bringing together black womens? involvement in the black radical left, feminism, and anti-communist )] TJ ET BT 34.016 251.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(activism.)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 77.684 251.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(3\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 77.684 250.371 m 91.676 250.371 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 91.676 251.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( It provides inspiration for others to explore Robeson?s connections with different South Asian, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 237.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(African-American, African and Caribbean women activist intellectuals like Maida Springer and Vicki )] TJ ET BT 34.016 223.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Garvin, others who travelled widely and who saw themselves as global citizens. )] TJ ET BT 420.620 223.253 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Eslanda: The Large and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 208.997 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Unconventional Life of Mrs Paul Robeson)] TJ ET BT 237.008 208.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( should appeal to the general and specialist reader and is an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 194.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(excellent example of the benefits and beauty of biography at its best.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 159.843 Td /F3 18.0 Tf [(Notes)] TJ ET BT 48.816 129.226 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 129.221 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(See Gerald Horne, )] TJ ET BT 155.984 129.221 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The End of Empires: African Americans and India )] TJ ET BT 401.300 129.221 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Philadelphia, PA, 2008\); Vijah )] TJ ET BT 64.016 114.965 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Prashad, )] TJ ET BT 108.008 114.965 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The Darker Nations: A People)] TJ ET BT 254.660 114.965 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(?)] TJ ET BT 260.660 114.965 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(s History of the Third World )] TJ ET BT 400.004 114.965 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(New York, NY, 2008\), and )] TJ ET BT 64.016 100.709 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Nico Slate, )] TJ ET BT 120.344 100.709 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Colored Cosmopolitanism: The Shared Struggle for Freedom in the United States and )] TJ ET BT 64.016 86.453 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(India )] TJ ET BT 92.348 86.453 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Cambridge, MA, 2012\).)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 212.000 86.453 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(1\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 212.000 85.059 m 265.988 85.059 l S endstream endobj 25 0 obj [23 0 R /Fit] endobj 26 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 27 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 455.5757 319.7095 469.5677 331.5895 ] >> endobj 27 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 28 0 obj [23 0 R /Fit] endobj 29 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 30 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 77.6837 250.6855 91.6757 262.5655 ] >> endobj 30 0 obj << /Type /Action >> endobj 31 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 32 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 211.9997 85.3735 265.9877 97.2535 ] >> endobj 32 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /GoTo /D 16 0 R >> endobj 33 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 35 0 R 37 0 R 39 0 R 41 0 R 43 0 R 45 0 R 47 0 R 49 0 R ] /Contents 34 0 R >> endobj 34 0 obj << /Length 4283 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 64.016 784.354 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(<)] TJ ET BT 48.816 758.074 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(2.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 758.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(See Robin D. G. Kelley, )] TJ ET BT 184.004 758.069 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Race Rebels: Culture, Politics, and the Black Working Class)] TJ ET BT 475.316 758.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [( \(New York, )] TJ ET BT 64.016 743.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(NY, 1996\) and Prashad, )] TJ ET BT 182.660 743.813 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(The)] TJ ET BT 203.660 743.813 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Darker Nations. )] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 284.660 743.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(12\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 284.660 742.419 m 344.648 742.419 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 48.816 729.562 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(3.)] TJ ET BT 64.016 729.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(For a selection of these works see Carole Boyce Davies, )] TJ ET BT 336.956 729.557 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Left of Karl Marx: The Political Life of Black )] TJ ET BT 64.016 715.301 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Communist Claudia Jones )] TJ ET BT 193.688 715.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Durham, NC, 2008\); Erik S McDuffie, )] TJ ET BT 386.660 715.301 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Sojourning for Freedom: Black )] TJ ET BT 64.016 701.045 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Women, American Communism and the Making of Black Left Feminism )] TJ ET BT 411.644 701.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Durham, NC, 2011\) and )] TJ ET BT 64.016 686.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Dayo F. Gore, )] TJ ET BT 135.668 686.789 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Radicalism at the Crossroads: African American Women Activists in the Cold War )] TJ ET BT 64.016 672.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(New York, NY, 2011\).)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 178.652 672.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Back to \(13\))] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 178.652 671.139 m 238.640 671.139 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 646.277 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Other reviews:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 632.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(MS.Blog)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 34.016 617.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://msmagazine.com/blog/2013/02/21/eslanda-the-large-and-unconventional-life-of-mrs-paul-robeson/)] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 34.016 616.371 m 540.272 616.371 l S 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 543.272 617.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [([2])] TJ ET BT 34.016 603.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Counterfire)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 34.016 589.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://www.counterfire.org/index.php/articles/book-reviews/16659-eslanda-the-large-and-unconventional-)] TJ ET 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 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