Aime Cesaire is a world-renowned poet, essayist and dramatist. He was the founding editor of Tropiques. He co-formulated the concept of "negritude," which urges black Africans to reject assimilation and cultivate consciousness of their racial qualities and heritage. Cesaire has held a number of government positions in his native Martinique, including that of mayor of Fort-de-France. Richard Miller has translated many books, both nonfiction and fiction, including works by Roland Barthes, Brassai and Albert Camus, as well as poetry, many articles and a number of plays.Césaire, Aimé is the author of 'Tempest Based on Shakespeare's the Tempest Adaptation for a Black Theatre', published 2002 under ISBN 9781559362108 and ISBN 1559362103.