At Nursing Clio: Emotion and Fantasy: Marcus Garvey and a Blueprint for Modern Protest Movements

In which I explain why Marcus Garvey was more popular among American Americans than was W. E. B. Du Bois

I’m particularly proud of my new guest post at Nursing Clio, which argues that Marcus Garvey and Donald Trump prove that emotional appeals and uplifting fantasies are essential for successful political movements.  I’m grateful to the editors at Nursing Clio for their interest in my work.  Click here to read the post.

Author: Jeremy C. Young

Jeremy C. Young is a Washington, DC-based historian and the author of The Age of Charisma: Leaders, Followers, and Emotions in American Society, 1870-1940.

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