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World Literature for the Wretched of the Earth - Anticolonial Aesthetics Postcolonial Politics - cover

World Literature for the Wretched of the Earth - Anticolonial Aesthetics Postcolonial Politics

J. Daniel Elam

Publisher: Fordham University Press

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This book foregrounds anticolonial theories of reading to reveal an   alternative strain of anticolonialism committed not to the forms of   authority that facilitate political recognition or national sovereignty,   but rather to inexpertise and inconsequence, with the aim of replacing   mastery with collective cultivation.

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