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Author Spivak, Gayatri Chakravorty

Title An aesthetic education in the era of globalization / Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2012
 RIC  BH61 .S67 2012    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  BH61 .S67 2012    AVAILABLE  US DOE Title VI East Asian Studies Grant
Descript xvi, 607 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Preface -- Introduction -- The burden of English -- Who claims alterity? -- How to read a "culturally different" book -- The double bind starts to kick in -- Culture: situating feminism -- Teaching for the times -- Acting bits/identity talk -- Supplementing Marxism -- What's left of theory? -- Echo -- Translation as culture -- Translating into English -- Nationalism and the imagination -- Resident alien -- Ethics and politics in Tagore, Coetzee, and certain scenes of teaching -- Imperative to re-imagine the planet -- Reading with Stuart Hall in "pure" literary terms -- Terror: a speech after 9/11 -- Harlem -- Scattered speculations on the subaltern and the popular -- World systems and the creole -- The stakes of world literature -- Rethinking comparativism -- Sign and trace -- Tracing the skin of day
LC subject Aesthetics -- Study and teaching -- Philosophy
Literature -- Study and teaching -- Philosophy
Culture and globalization -- Philosophy
ISBN 9780674051836
ISBN/ISSN 40020528464