The story of the Social Text collective begins with the desire to establish a counterpoint to possessive individualism, creating a means for valuing collaborative engagement against the singular authorship of genius; later it would come to stand against the deadening metric of disciplinary accountability as well. The editorial collective foments a deliberative process that aims to set its own context and hence to make something generative of its internal disciplinary difference.
Research Article|September 01 2009
Social Text (2009) 27 (3 (100)): 74-77.
Brent Hayes Edwards, Anna McCarthy, Randy Martin; Collective. Social Text 1 September 2009; 27 (3 (100)): 74–77. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/01642472-2009-012
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