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On the side of my people : a religious life of Malcolm X /

Main Author: DeCaro, Louis A., 1957-
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : New York University, 1996
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Table of Contents:
  • Black nationalist religion before the nation
  • The nation before Malcolm X
  • A Garveyite son
  • Early life and religious training
  • Wayward youth
  • Crime, imprisonment, and redemption
  • Early ministry
  • Evangelism and nation-building
  • From Harlem to the dark world
  • The making of an emissary
  • Religious apologist
  • Foreshadowing mecca: between cult and orthodoxy
  • Fame and fury
  • Banished from the nation
  • The pilgrim convert
  • The realities and ideals of witness
  • The final year
  • Religious revolutionist
  • Fighting in the way of God
  • Closing the book
  • Epilogue: now he's gone.