|Born||20 July 1925|
|Died||6 December 1961 (aged 36)|
Bethesda, Maryland, U.S.
|Alma mater||University of Lyon|
|Black Skin, White Masks; The Wretched of the Earth|
|Decolonization and Postcolonialism, revolution, psychopathology of colonization, racism, Psychoanalysis|
|Double consciousness, colonial alienation, To become black, Sociogeny|
Frantz Omar Fanon (//, US: //; French: [fʁɑ̃ts fanɔ̃]; 20 July 1925 – 6 December 1961), was a French West Indian psychiatrist and political philosopher. He was from the French colony of Martinique. Now, it is a French department. His writing is important for studying postcolonialism, critical theory and Marxism.
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