Lying on the Postcolonial Couch: The Idea of Indifference

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U of Minnesota Press, 2002 - History - 308 pages
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Contents

Reading Texts Resurrecting Cultures
3
The Pedigree of the White Stallion
41
Translation as a Speech Act
69
Glossolalia
103
Multiculturalism
118
Colonization
155
Acts of Agency and Acts of God
179
A Fatwa against Indifference?
225
Postscript
250
Index
289
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Rukmini Bhaya Nair is professor of linguistics and English at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

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