A Critique of Postcolonial Reason
Are the "culture wars" over? When did they begin? What is their relationship to gender struggle and the dynamics of class? In her first full treatment of postcolonial studies, a field that she helped define, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, one of the world's foremost literary theorists, poses these questions from within the postcolonial enclave.
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Review: A Critique of Postcolonial Reason: Toward a History of the Vanishing PresentUser Review - Lilli - Goodreads
Although, I don't think that demanding an effort from the reader is necessarily a problem in itself, I had a hard time to get through this book. Knowing that it is not the first text from Spivak I've ... Read full review
Review: A Critique of Postcolonial Reason: Toward a History of the Vanishing PresentUser Review - Scott Neigh - Goodreads
Partially read for school. It doesn't feel quite right adding it, as I wasn't able to give even the very modest part I read the kind of attention and multiple reading that it would take to feel like I was really getting it, but I suppose I did read it. Read full review