Definition of black consciousness in English:

black consciousness

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[mass noun]
  • Awareness of one’s identity as a black person.
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    • His reaction raises the question of black autonomy and self-possession, suggesting that these parts of black consciousness cannot emerge through the actions of white liberals.
    • The characters in his comic strip are a throwback to ‘Jesse B. Semple,’ a voice of black consciousness that the author unleashed in the weekly paper in 1942.
    • Jazz and blues singers pioneered messages of black consciousness and artistic collaboration.

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