An excerpt from a short story by Mahasweta Devi, translated from the Bengali by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. II Catch Dopdi Mejhen. She will lead us to the others. Dopdi was proceeding slowly, with some rice knotted into her belt. Mushai Tudus wife had cooked ... The Hindu, 2 months ago
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Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak is an academic giant. A literary theorist and philosopher, she is the first woman of colour to have become a professor at Columbia University. In addition to founding Columbia University's Institute for Comparative ...DAWN Group, 2 months ago
By MTL Collective February 12, 2015 Editor's Note: The following article, written by Amin Husain, Nicholas Mirzoeff, and Nitasha Dhillon as MTL Collective, is a response to the `Report on the Cultural Boycott of Israel,' ...Groong, 1 week ago
This powerful polemic should be in every undergraduate's welcome pack, says Mary Evans A character in David Lodge's 1988 novel, Nice Work, remarks on the extraordinary meekness with which the academic establishment has accepted the cuts. Although ...Times Higher Education Supplement, 2 weeks ago
(Media-Newswire.com) - SALISBURY, MD---Dr. Sangeeta Ray, a leading scholar of postcolonial studies, inaugurates Salisbury University's 2015 African-American History Month Celebration, A Century of Black Life, History and Culture, Thursday, February ...Media Newswire, 4 weeks ago
LSE Law - LRIL London Review Annual Lecture Series Date: Wednesday 4 February 2015 Time: 6.30-8pm Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building Speaker: ProfessorJudith Butler Recent debates about human shields in the summer ...London School of Economics, 4 weeks ago
Freedom of speech should not be placed above human dignity. In the Charlie Hebdo saga, insidious power dynamics seeped so far through so many societies that they almost became invisible at first glance. It is time for more critical analysis.Daily Maverick, 1 month ago
An Afrocentric and indigenous feminist response to Kumar and Gawenda's eye for an eye street justice In this response piece, Kerrie Thornhill critiques a recent editorial in defence of street violence as a political act. She calls for ...AllAfrica.com, 1 month ago
By Victor Rangel-Ribeiro Some weeks ago I was delighted to come across an email announcing that a workshop would be held in Goa to teach attendees how to write academic papers. My reaction was: What a wonderful idea! Indeed such a workshop needs ...Navhind Times, 1 month ago
Responsibility: p ersonal and c ollective The Charlie Hebdo affair has proved productive in terms of reintroducing the world to ideas and analyses derived from the field of postcolonial studies, itself based on an interdisciplinary ...Pakistan Today, 1 month ago
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