Fanon is writing from the point of view of a black colonial, a second-class citizen of his own country (although in French law he was a citizen of France).
- What are his key points and how do these relate to visual culture?
• Many artists of Afro-Caribbean, African or Asian family origins working in Britain, the country of their birth, make work dealing with their take on, for want of a better term, blackness. Find such a work and make notes and annotations to explain this. Chris Ofili is just one such artist but there are many others.