The Post-Colonial Critic: Interviews, Strategies, Dialogues
Gayatri Spivak, one of our best known cultural and literary theorists, addresses a vast range of political questions with both pen and voice in this unique book. The Post-Colonial Critic brings together a selection of interviews and discussions in which she has taken part over the past five years; together they articulate some of the most compelling politico-theoretical issues of the present.
In these lively texts, students of Spivak's work will identify her unmistakeable voice as she speaks on questions of representation and self-representation, the politicization of deconstruction; the situations of post-colonial critics; pedagogical responsibility; and political strategies.
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The End of Politics?
3 Strategy Identity Writing
4 The Problem of Cultural Selfrepresentation
5 Questions of Multiculturalism
6 The Postcolonial Critic
7 Postmarked Calcutta India
8 Practical Politics of the Open End
9 The Intervention Interview
10 Interview with Radical Philosophy
11 Negotiating the Structures of Violence
Political Commitment and the Postmodern Critic
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The Post-colonial Critic: Interviews, Strategies, Dialogues
Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
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