Aimé Césaire

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Aimé Césaire
Born26 June 1913
Basse-Pointe, Martinique
Died17 April 2008
Fort-de-France, Martinique
Political orientationAnti-colonialism
Political partyMartinican Progressive Party

Aimé Fernand David Césaire (26 June 1913 – 17 April 2008) was a poet and author from the French colony of Martinique. He considered Nazism to be a continuation of European colonialism and noted that fascism and colonialism treated their victims in the same way.[1]

Library works


  1. Vijay Prashad (2017). Red Star over the Third World: 'Colonial Fascism' (pp. 103–104). [PDF] New Delhi: LeftWord Books.