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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 115–125.
Published: 01 June 2010
... development as a politician and writer. In particular, it highlights the links between these documents and his well-known book Discourse on Colonialism (1955), which is widely considered to be one of the classics of anticolonial thought. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Introduction Césaire in 1956...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 127–144.
Published: 01 June 2010
... in this issue. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Culture and Colonization Aimé Césaire For the past few days, many of us have wondered about the meaning of this Congress. In particular, we have wondered what is the common denominator of an assembly that brings together men as diverse...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): 145–152.
Published: 01 June 2010
... on the part of black people. He ends with provocative thoughts on the relationship between universalism and particularism. © 2010 Duke University Press 2010 Letter to Maurice Thorez Aimé Césaire Aimé Césaire Député for Martinique To: Maurice Thorez General Secretary of the French Communist...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (4 (81)): 17–34.
Published: 01 December 2004
... mulatto, Monsieur Alcibiade, who urges political autonomy and cultural assimilation for Martinique. When his values are overturned by the election of Aimé Césaire—the great poet of negritude—to the city council in 1945, Alcibiade also...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (4 (129)): 1–17.
Published: 01 December 2016
... of gratuitous violence makes the antiblack world go round. Thus, while Foucault and Agamben provide a threadbare historical fabric to connect practices of colonial governmentality to racial and religious violence, for Aimé Césaire and his student Frantz Fanon, the ligaments are clearer. In focusing...
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Social Text (2023) 41 (3 (156)): 59–75.
Published: 01 September 2023
.../politics/2021/aug/14/director-ken-loach-expelled-labour-party . Carby Hazel . Imperial Intimacies . New York : Verso , 2019 . Césaire Aimé . Discourse on Colonialism . Translated by Pinkham Joan , with an introduction by Kelley Robin D. G. . New York : Monthly Review...
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Social Text (2016) 34 (1 (126)): 1–19.
Published: 01 March 2016
... , edited by Stonebridge Lyndsey Phillips John , 179 – 89 . London : Routledge . Butler Judith . 2009 . Frames of War: When Is Life Grievable? New York : Verso . Césaire Aimé . 2001 . Discourse on Colonialism , translated by Pinkham Joan . New York : Monthly...
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Social Text (2008) 26 (4 (97)): 31–50.
Published: 01 December 2008
... • Winter 2008 3 7 politician, the very role that Marie-Sophie fulfills for her constituents in Texaco. “I proposed a plan which everyone adopted,” she recounts, “to pay a visit to [Aimé] Césaire, not to the town council where his dogs kept...
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Social Text (2010) 28 (2 (103)): np.
Published: 01 June 2010
... and is completing a book on the films of Djibril Diop Mambéty, as well as a project on Chris Marker. He is coeditor of a special issue of the Journal of French Philosophy (forthcoming) on Godard and philosophy. His research interests involve experimental cinema and global cinemas. Aimé Césaire (1913...
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Social Text (2011) 29 (1 (106)): 151–176.
Published: 01 March 2011
... of the kinetics of escape. When humans turn other humans into vermin beings, they prepare them for annihilation using weapons befitting “problem animals,” reduc- ing them into things. The African thinker Aimé Césaire called...
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Social Text (2015) 33 (3 (124)): 19–44.
Published: 01 September 2015
... dehumanization that precede, constitute, and overwhelm the very thing(s) that genocide intends to apprehend and, ultimately, definitively name. Anticolonial theorist and revolutionary Aimé Césaire, writing at a moment coterminous with the inception of Western academic-­juridical genocide discourse...
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Social Text (2009) 27 (1 (98)): 115–140.
Published: 01 March 2009
... Hughes’s understanding of what it means to feel the Negro resonates with the idea of “poetic knowledge” made popular by Aime Césaire almost two decades later. “Poetic knowledge,” Césaire wrote in 1945, “is born in the great silence of scientific knowledge...
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Social Text (2004) 22 (1 (78)): 35–58.
Published: 01 March 2004
.... francophone African literatures? Are there any other writers from that region apart from Senghor and Césaire?”5 I replied, “Well, Césaire is not from francophone Africa. That leaves the whole of francophone Africa with only one writer, right...
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Social Text (2020) 38 (2 (143)): 73–96.
Published: 01 June 2020
... say that this, too, is part of the boomerang effect, to borrow Arendt’s and Aimé Césaire’s description of the implacable return to Europe of the technologies of violence it had refined in its colonies ( Arendt, Origins of Totalitarianism , 123–267 ; Césaire, Discourse on Colonialism , 36...
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Social Text (2001) 19 (2 (67)): 1–13.
Published: 01 June 2001
...–356; Aimé Césaire, Letter to Maurice Thorez (Paris: Présence Africaine, 1957); and even Claude McKay, Harlem: Negro Metropolis (New York: E. P. Dutton and Co., 1940). I do not mean to ignore tendencies toward antirad...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (3): 47–71.
Published: 01 September 2019
... in Kelley, “Poetics of Anticolonialism,” 21 . 16 Du Bois, “Prospect of a World without Racial Conflict,” 98 . See also Césaire, Discourse on Colonialism . Aimé Césaire writes that the Holocaust was indeed an expression of colonial violence: Hitler “applied to Europe the colonial practices...
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Social Text (2006) 24 (2 (87)): 1–9.
Published: 01 June 2006
... the writings of figures such as Aimé Césaire, Frantz Fanon, Eduardo Galeano, Gundar Frank, Henrique Cardoso, Ariel Dorf- man, Roberto Fernández Retamar, Herbert Schiller, and Armand Matte- lart played a crucial role, becoming a kind of lingua...
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Social Text (2019) 37 (2): 109–131.
Published: 01 June 2019
... Collective, “Critical Vocabularies.” 3 I borrow the wording refuge(e) to signal the coconstitution of refuge and refugee from Yền Lê Espiritu. See Espiritu, Body Counts. 4 See Césaire, Notebook of a Return ; Senghor, Anthologie ; Carter and Torabully, Coolitude ; and Patel...
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Social Text (2002) 20 (1 (70)): 1–9.
Published: 01 March 2002
... in the stylistic development of some of the twen- tieth century’s finest left-wing intellectuals (Karl Kraus in Die Fackel, Ho Chi Minh in Le paria and L’humanité, Walter Benjamin in Die literarische Welt, Georges Bataille in Documents, Aimé Césaire...
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Social Text (2018) 36 (4 (137)): 57–79.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and their descendants are rendered outside the scope of Man” ( “Accounting for ‘the Most Excruciating Torment,’” 189 ). See also Poovey, History of the Modern Fact . In 1955, Aimé Césaire articulated this link through the following decolonial math: “My turn to state an equation: colonization = thingification...