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Published: 13 May 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374367-024
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... civilization, modern European philosophy, and the modern European sciences. It also calls for and provides key elements for understanding decoloniality as a transmodern project and as a turn in theory, philosophy, and critique. This includes the production of decolonial knowledge formations, such as what were...
Series: Latin America Otherwise
Published: 21 August 2013
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7881-5
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... coloniality decoloniality decolonial turn decolonial sciences transmodernity ...
Published: 13 May 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7436-7
... on Colonialism serves as a critique of major tenets of modern Western civilization, modern European philosophy, and the modern European sciences. It also calls for and provides key elements for understanding decoloniality as a transmodern project and as a turn in theory, philosophy, and critique. This includes...
Series: Theory Q
Published: 30 June 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478024484-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2448-4
...? Eschewing the conventional segregation of spatialities (Latin American studies versus South Asian studies) that often undergirds the force of the decolonial turn, this chapter engages the emergence of the Samaj in the fraught contexts of colonial Portuguese India. In so doing, the chapter poses one central...
Published: 29 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375456-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... This chapter takes up recent theories of “Life” as revolutionary excess, probing the origins of the vitalist turn to a Foucauldian “savage ontology.” According to Noys, both academic theorists and anarchist practitioners of vitalism share a common genesis in their rejection of the Hegelian...
Published: 12 May 2017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7320-9
...Empires and Archipelagoes This essay argues that the “archipelagic” turn in American studies is a productive way to more fully engage Guam and the emergent field of Guam studies. It embodies an archipelagic structure by viewing Guam as a complex space contested by various populations...
Series: Dissident acts
Published: 01 July 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059608-002
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5960-8
... of the disappeared and turn them into decolonial gestures of healing. They create object-based works to expose the hidden underside of modernity, revealing Maya views and experiences of history, time, and space that precede art historical labels. Some artists bring light to the hidden function of coloniality...
Series: Dissident acts
Published: 01 July 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059608-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5960-8
... of a feminist aesthetics from decades earlier with a feminist visual disobedience centered on embodied agency that is both antipatriarchal and anti-colonial. cuir artists coloniality of gender decolonial feminism femicide performance art ...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... the pragmatic turn to a more proportional scale of life and the rejection of the centralized Leninist-Statist approaches that have characterized both the left and the right over the past century. At the heart of these autonomist movements is “the creativity of real men and women, of ordinary people, who...
Published: 29 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7545-6
... jus publicum Europeaum This chapter takes up recent theories of “Life” as revolutionary excess, probing the origins of the vitalist turn to a Foucauldian “savage ontology.” According to Noys, both academic theorists and anarchist practitioners of vitalism share a common genesis...
Book Chapter

By An Yountae
Published: 15 December 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2709-6
... does not simply dismiss or turn away from religion in search of a secular, decolonial future. Instead, Fanon’s phenomenology of the political hints at the significant place of religion in Fanon’s critique of colonial modernity. This critique is read as a critique of the political theology...
Series: Radical Perspectives
Published: 06 September 2022
DOI: 10.1215/9781478022589-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2258-9
Published: 15 December 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027096-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2709-6
... not simply dismiss or turn away from religion in search of a secular, decolonial future. Instead, Fanon’s phenomenology of the political hints at the significant place of religion in Fanon’s critique of colonial modernity. This critique is read as a critique of the political theology of coloniality...
Series: Radical Américas
Published: 13 January 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373704-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7370-4
... This chapter marks a turn toward the Latin American context, in part through Fanon’s own influence in the region, and the parallel decolonial influence of the Peruvian socialist José Carlos Mariátegui, who shares a similarly global view. The chapter then takes up the more recent work of Enrique...
Published: 01 March 2024
DOI: 10.1215/9781478059059-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-5905-9
... and stories by Bobby Holcomb, André Marere, Cronos, THS!, Alexandre Moeava Ata, and Albert Wendt, this chapter explores how antinuclear artists and writers from Tahiti and Samoa have addressed this plague. These artists stand out for their choice to talk about death and diseases by turning to humor, parody...
Published: 06 October 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027317-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2731-7
... and a time of their own. First, I turn to khwājasarāʾ and hijṛā historical subjectivities to account for the distemporalizing effects as well as some potentially productive tensions between present-day khwajasara and hijra views of the(ir) past and those of the(ir) historians. Second, I briefly...
Book Chapter

By Omar Kasmani
Published: 06 October 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2731-7
... alongside a space and a time of their own. First, I turn to khwājasarāʾ and hijṛā historical subjectivities to account for the distemporalizing effects as well as some potentially productive tensions between present-day khwajasara and hijra views of the(ir) past and those of the(ir) historians...