ISBN-10:
0415389569
ISBN-13:
9780415389563
Pub. Date:
08/01/2006
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
In Other Worlds: Essays In Cultural Politics / Edition 1

In Other Worlds: Essays In Cultural Politics / Edition 1

by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, Spivak Gayatri
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ISBN-13: 9780415389563
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/01/2006
Series: Routledge Classics Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 440
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 7.75(h) x 1.30(d)

About the Author

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, (b. 1942) Regarded to be one of the most important figureheads of postcolonial studies. Born in India, she is a professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia University in New York.

Table of Contents

Foreword by Colin MacCabe. Author’s Note. One: Literature 1. The Letter as Cutting Edge 2. Finding Feminist Readings: Dante-Yeats 3. Unmaking and Making in To the Lighthouse 4. Sex and History in The Prelude (1805): Books Nine to Thirteen 5. Feminism and Critical Theory Two: Into the World 6. Reading the Worlds: Literary Studies in the Eighties 7. Explanation and Culture: Marginalia 8. The Politics of Interpretations 9. French Feminism in an International Frame 10. Scattered Speculations on the Questions of Value Three: Entering the Third World 11. "Draupadi" by Mahasweta Devi 12. Subaltern Studies: Deconstructing Historiography 13. "Breast-Giver" by Mahasweta Devi 14. A Literary Representation of the Subaltern: A Woman’s Text from the Third World. Notes

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