" Out There collects classic essays - Monique
Wittig"s "The Straight Mind," Gayatri Spivak"s "Explanation and Culture: Matginalia"
- as well as lesser-known pieces like Richard Rodriguez"s "Complexion," all kicked off by Cornel West"s brilliant polemic "The New Cultural Politics of Difference."
This is a magnificent compendium of non-Eurocentric, non-heterosexist writing, a manual for what West calls "intellectual and political freedom-fighters."" Village
The MIT Press