When: September 23,1960

Where: New York City, United States of America

Nkrumah’s address called for an end to white supremacy and discussed Africa’s role in the world and the future role of the world in Africa.


Further Reading:

Agyeman, Opoku. Nkrumah’s Ghana and East Africa: Pan-Africanism and African Interstate Relations. Rutherford: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1992.

Aidoo, Ama Ata. Our Sister Killjoy. Addison Wesley Longman Education, 1997.

Aidoo, Ama Ata. No Sweetness Here: And Other Stories. New York: The Feminist Press, 2015.

Darby, Paul. “’Let Us Rally Around the Flag’: Football, Nation-Building, and Pan_Africanism in Kwame Nkrumah’s Ghana.” Journal of African History 54, no. 2 (2013): 221-246.

Fuller, Harcourt. “Father of the Nation: Ghanaian Nationalism, Internationalism and the Political Iconography of Kwame Nkrumah, 1957-2010.” African Studies Quarterly 16, no. 1 (2015): 33-70.

Gallagher, Julia. “Misrecognition in the making of a state: Ghana’s international relations under Kwame Nkrumah.” Review of International Studies 44, no. 5 (2018): 882-901.