Marxist humanism
Marxist humanism is a branch of Marxism that primarily focuses on Marx's earlier writings, especially the Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts of 1844 in which Marx espoused his theory of alienation...
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Lewis Gordon
Lewis Ricardo Gordon (born 1962) is an American philosopher who works in the areas of Africana philosophy, philosophy of human and life sciences, phenomenology, philosophy of existence, social and pol...
Nigel Gibson
Nigel Gibson is an activist, a scholar specialising in philosophy and a noted author whose work has focussed, in particular, on Frantz Fanon. Edward Said described Gibson's work as "rigorous and subtl...
Raya Dunayevskaya
Raya Dunayevskaya (Russian: Ра́я Дунае́вская; 1 May 1910 – 9 June 1987) was the American founder of the philosophy of Marxist Humanism in the United States of America. At one time Leon Trotsky's s...
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Frantz Fanon
Frantz Omar Fanon (20 July 1925 – 6 December 1961) was a Martinique-born Afro-French psychiatrist, philosopher, revolutionary, and writer whose works are influential in the fields of post-colonial stu...
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Erich Fromm
Erich Seligmann Fromm ([fʀɔm]; March 23, 1900 – March 18, 1980) was a German social psychologist, psychoanalyst, sociologist, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was associated with w...
Tête-à-tête (book)
Tête-à-tête is a non-fiction book by Hazel Rowley about the lives of Jean-Paul Sartre and Simone de Beauvoir.
In 2006, the editors of Lire magazine considered it one of the twenty best books writt...
Helena Sheehan
Professor Helena Sheehan is an academic philosopher, historian of science, and writer on communication studies, politics, and philosophical (particularly Marxist) subjects. Sheehan is a retired (Profe...
Jean-Paul Sartre
Jean-Paul Charles Aymard Sartre (/ˈsɑrtrə/; [saʁtʁ]; 21 June 1905 – 15 April 1980) was a French philosopher, playwright, novelist, political activist, biographer, and literary critic. He was one of th...
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Ato Sekyi-Otu
Ato Sekyi-Otu is a Ghanaian post-colonial intellectual. Sekyi-Otu has worked at the York University in Canada for many years. He is best known for his work on Frantz Fanon and Ayi Kwei Armah. In 1996 ...
Henric Sanielevici
Henric Sanielevici ([ˈhenric saniˈelevit͡ʃʲ], first name also Henri, Henry or Enric, last name also Sanielevich; September 21, 1875 – February 19, 1951) was a Romanian journalist and literary critic, ...
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Abraham Osheroff
Abraham Osheroff (October 24, 1915 – April 6, 2008) was an American social activist, carpenter, war veteran, documentary filmmaker, and lecturer.
Born into a family of Russian-Jewish immigr...
Paulo Freire
Paulo Reglus Neves Freire (/ˈfrɛəri/, [ˈpawlu ˈfɾeiɾi]; September 19, 1921 – May 2, 1997) was a Brazilian educator and philosopher who was a leading advocate of critical pedagogy. He is best known for...
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Peter McLaren
Peter McLaren (born August 2, 1948) is Distinguished Professor in Critical Studies, College of Educational Studies, Chapman University, where he is Co-Director of the Paulo Freire Democratic Project a...
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Bianca Lamblin
Bianca Lamblin (born Bienenfeld) (April 1921 in Lublin – 5 November 2011) was a French writer who was romantically involved with both Jean-Paul Sartre and his lifelong companion Simone de Beauvo...
John Asimakopoulos
John Asimakopoulos, born September 10, 1970, is a professor of sociology at the City University of New York-Bronx. He says he is a "Scholar-Activist" and "Organic Intellectual".
After attending hi...
Jonathan Judaken
Jonathan Judaken is the Spence L. Wilson Chair in Humanities at Rhodes College. Judaken previously taught at the University of Memphis where he was the Dunavant Professor of History and Director of th...
Selma James
Selma James (born 15 August 1930), is a co-author of the women's movement classic The Power of Women and the Subversion of the Community (with Mariarosa Dalla Costa), co-founder of the International W...
Víctor Jara
Víctor Lidio Jara Martínez ([ˈbiktor ˈliðjo ˈxaɾa marˈtines]; September 28, 1932 – September 15, 1973) was a Chilean teacher, theatre director, poet, singer-songwriter, and political activist. A disti...
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Mansoor Hekmat
Mansoor Hekmat (منصور حکمت; original name Zhoobin Razani; June 4, 1951 - July 4, 2002) was an Iranian Marxist theorist and leader of the worker-communist movement. He opposed the Shah and, after the I...
Peter Linebaugh
Peter Linebaugh is an American Marxist historian who specializes in British history, Irish history, labor history, and the history of the colonial Atlantic. He is a member of the Midnight Notes Collec...
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John Berger
John Peter Berger (born 5 November 1926) is an English art critic, novelist, painter and poet. His novel G. won the 1972 Booker Prize, and his essay on art criticism Ways of Seeing, written as an acco...
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Sahajanand Saraswati
Swami Sahajanand Saraswati  pronunciation  (1889–1950), born in a Bhumihar family of Ghazipur of Uttar Pradesh state of India, was an ascetic (Dandi Sanyasi) of Dashnami Order (Dasanami Sann...
Rick Turner (philosopher)
Richard Turner (1942, Stellenbosch – 8 January 1978, Durban), known as Rick Turner, was a South African philosopher who was very probably assassinated by the apartheid state in 1978. Nelson Mande...
Indradeep Sinha
Indradeep Sinha (July 1914 – June 9, 2003) was a freedom fighter and veteran communist leader. He was born in Shakara village in present-day Siwan District of Bihar, India, in July 1914. He had ...
Christopher Hill (historian)
John Edward Christopher Hill (6 February 1912 – 23 February 2003) — known as Christopher Hill — was an English Marxist historian and author of textbooks.
Chris Hill was born on 6 February 1912, Bi...
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Situation (Sartre)
One of the first times in which Jean-Paul Sartre discussed the concept of situation was in his 1943 Being and Nothingness, where he famously said that Earlier in 1939, in his short story The Childhood...
Andy Merrifield
Andy Merrifield (born 1960) is a Marxist urban theorist.
He was born in Liverpool, UK and attended Quarry Bank School until 1976. He left school at 16 and did office jobs and travelled. He graduat...