Creolizing the nation / Kris F. Sealey.

Author
Sealey, Kris, 1978- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2020.
Description
xi, 228 pages ; 23 cm

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"Creolizing the Nation develops a new account of how to understand difference, locally and globally. The book analyzes what it means concretely to create emancipatory communities of composite cultures and ways of being"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Part One. Setting the Stage: Thinking "Nation" through Creolization -- The Phenomenon of the Nation -- The Time and Place of Creolization -- Part Two. Living Ambiguously: Intersections between Creolization and Latina Feminisms -- On Glissant's Creolization -- Subjectivity Otherwise -- Part Three. The Poetics and Politics of "Community" Otherwise -- Difference, Borders, and Community -- The Composite Community in Fanon's Postcolonial Moment -- Conclusion. Creolizing as an Imperative.
ISBN
  • 9780810142350 (paperback)
  • 081014235X (paperback)
  • 9780810142367 (hardcover)
  • 0810142368 (hardcover)
LCCN
2020017245
OCLC
1134489984
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