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History of the Present (2022) 12 (2): 241–269.
Published: 01 October 2022
... theory of the 1980s and 1990s. Breaking with critical histories of the imposition of European capitalism and colonialism that retained essentialist conceptions of terms such as “the nation,” “labor,” “politics,” and, of course, “the Orient,” postcolonial theory and subaltern studies endeavored to open...
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History of the Present (2014) 4 (1): 75–96.
Published: 01 April 2014
... of worlds whose complex co-presence cannot be recomposed from the perspective of a single archive. As subaltern studies scholarship has persistently demonstrated, the flat prose ofofficial archives encrypts plural worlds, the decryption of which requires an interpretive willingness to explore...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (1): 80–105.
Published: 01 April 2021
... settler colonialism’s structure of violence. Copyright © 2021 by Duke University Press 2021 settler colonialism Indigenous studies subaltern studies the Western genre Patrick Wolfe Indigenous film In his recent monograph Under Representation: The Racial Regime of Aesthetics , David...
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History of the Present (2016) 6 (2): 133–145.
Published: 01 October 2016
... the new social history, and its subsequent influence on literary studies, has been a failure to read documents of subalternity as offering philosophical reflection as well as data or description. In my work on the archives of Atlantic world slavery, I have found that even the most seemingly quotidian...
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History of the Present (2016) 6 (2): 117–132.
Published: 01 October 2016
..., then, that Hartman wants a story in which the enslavedsubaltern can be heard to speal<. But as Spivak has cautioned, not only can the subaltern not speak, but the pretense that she can is itself a function of our own hubris.11 Hartman recognizes this as well; she acknowledges at the outset not only that hers...
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History of the Present (2012) 2 (1): 78–85.
Published: 01 April 2012
... down all things contradictory and flatten the most ragged of worlds. Yet there is also an inverted version ofthis narrative: "following" the subaltern (individual or group) with a par­ ticular emphasis on their "agency;' relying exclusively on the reconstruction of their experiences, while giving short...
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History of the Present (2020) 10 (1): 9–27.
Published: 01 April 2020
... rurality Liviu Rebreanu Textbook knowledge of postcolonial theory typically posits the emergence of postcolonialism as both a descriptive term and an academic field of study as occurring in parallel to the creation of the Third World at the end of World War II. Chronologically as well as logically...
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History of the Present (2015) 5 (1): 95–108.
Published: 01 April 2015
... unconvincing defenses that Orientalism was unimaginable without it.14 As a result, Orientalism found itself in a field whose practitioners' concerns were elsewhere. The particular formations that Orientalism enabled-such as the Subaltern Studies Collective and the Field Day Group-drew the book away from...
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History of the Present (2022) 12 (1): 60–79.
Published: 01 April 2022
... of the effects of colonialism on the subaltern broadly conceived and more from an understanding of the ascription of Blackness itself, as a mode of the human, to a place of nonbeing and foreclosure. The distinction I am drawing between postcolonial and Black diasporic cultural studies indicates an effort...
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History of the Present (2015) 5 (2): 109–136.
Published: 01 October 2015
... is polemically oriented against the Ancien Regime, announcingtheconstitutionofthe modern nation-state that frees individuals from old feudal bounds, the1793 Declaration, read in the historical context ofthe discussions within the convention and the voices ofthe subaltern, shows the tendency to keep...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 152–192.
Published: 01 October 2021
... Dipesh . “ Subaltern Studies as Political Thought .” In Political Ideas in Modern India: Thematic Explorations , edited by Mehta V. R. and Pantham Thomas , 93 – 109 . New Delhi : Sage Publications , 2006 . Chatterjee Partha . I Am the People: Reflections on Popular...
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History of the Present (2012) 2 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 April 2012
... continues, "all my readings in theories ofglobalization, Marxist analysis of capital, subaltern studies, and postcolonial criticism over the last twenty­ five years, while enormously useful in studying globalization, had not really prepared me for making sense ofthis planetary conjuncture within which...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (2): 223–240.
Published: 01 October 2021
... Shelly J. and Morgan Jennifer L. . “ ‘Whatcha Gonna Do?’ Revisiting ‘Mama’s Baby, Papa’s Maybe: An American Grammar Book’: A Conversation .” Women’s Studies Quarterly 35 , nos. 1–2 ( 2007 ): 299 – 309 . Spivak Gayatri . “ Can the Subaltern Speak? ” In Marxism...
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History of the Present (2021) 11 (1): 23–52.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., development, and a public common good, sulāliyāt tie gender dynamics to the intersectional structural inequalities produced and reproduced by land privatization and by the alliance between the open-market economy and patriarchal political authoritarianism. This article explores the subaltern agency...
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History of the Present (2023) 13 (1): 31–39.
Published: 01 April 2023
... relief but also prevented the progression of the disease. The latter was not held as scientific fact, inadmissible as such without modern experimental verification. Yet, as recent studies on the herpes simplex virus type 1 (HSV-1) have demonstrated, neem has verifiable antiviral agencies. Aqueous...
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History of the Present (2016) 6 (2): 146–154.
Published: 01 October 2016
... and archive meet. A similar reading ofarchival loss, paucity and erasure even animates scholarship that challenges the foundationalism ofAtlantic slavery as the "origin-story" for the African diaspora.2 Ifabsence is the archival norm for Atlantic studies, it is clear that histories of slavery in South Asia...
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History of the Present (2016) 6 (2): 105–116.
Published: 01 October 2016
...:' As Kazanjian puts it, "An odd legacy ofwhat was once called the new social history, and its subsequent influence on literary studies, has been a failure to read documents of subalternity as offering philosophical reflection as well as data or description" (p. 140). If we are bound to and by archives, we must...
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History of the Present (2022) 12 (2): 283–297.
Published: 01 October 2022
... of the Western epistemic order (understood as a consolidated force) that has simply obscured other subaltern epistemic orders, then wouldn’t this formulation replay the exact problem Silva names in relation to postmodern race studies, namely the begging of “transparent” subjectivities existing underneath...
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History of the Present (2012) 2 (2): 184–199.
Published: 01 October 2012
... social and political theory, gender studies and intersectionality. She has published on Max Weber, orientalism and Edward Said, international female migration and second-generation migrant women in Europe. Notes 1. Andrew R. Morrison, Maurice Schiff, and Mirja Sjoblom, TheInternationalMigra­ tion ofWomen...
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History of the Present (2011) 1 (1): 130–147.
Published: 01 April 2011
... For example, feminists who have recently put economic rights back on the agenda believe that rights discourse may be the appropriate strategic language to challenge the operation ofcontemporary capitalism. According to this approach, studies based on Martha Nussbaum's human-centered and gendered...