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- PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
- Date of Publication09/08/2016
- GenreLiterary Criticism
- Series TitleLiteratures of the Americas
- Place of PublicationBasingstoke
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintPalgrave Macmillan
- Content Note3 Illustrations, color; 1 Illustrations, black and white; XXXVI, 235 p. 4 illus., 3 illus. in color.
- Weight483 g
- Width148 mm
- Height210 mm
- Edited byJuan G. Ramos,Tara Daly
- Edition Statement1st ed. 2016
- Table Of ContentsTable of Contents Acknowledgments Introduction - Decolonial Strategies for Reading and Looking Against the Grain (Juan G. Ramos and Tara Daly) I. Undisciplining Spanish and Literature 1. Notes from the Field: Decolonizing the Curriculum/The Spanish Major (Sara Castro-Klaren, The Johns Hopkins University) 2. The Rule of Impurity: Decolonial Theory and the Question of Literature (Horacio Legras, University of California, Irvine) II. Decolonizing Translation and Representations of the Indigenous 3. The (De)coloniality of Conceptual Inequivalence: Reinterpreting Ometeotl through Nahua Tlacuiloliztli (Zairong Xiang, ICI Berlin Institute for Cultural Inquiry) 4. What does the Sumak Kawsay Mean for Women in the Andes Today?: Unsettling Patriarchal Sedimentations in Two Inca Writers (Antonia Carcelen-Estrada, College of the Holy Cross) 5. New Indigenous Literatures in the Making: A Contribution to Decoloniality (Arturo Arias, University of California, Merced) III. Material Culture and Literature as Decolonial Critiques 6. Decolonizing Aesthetic Representation: The Presence of the European Savage in Bolivian Modernity (Javier Sanjines C., University of Michigan) 7. The Air as Decolonial Critique of Being in Cesar Calvo's Las tres mitades de Ino Moxo y otros brujos de la Amazonia (Tara Daly, Marquette University) 8. Disruptive Capital in Andean/World Literature: A Decolonial Reading of Enrique Gil Gilbert's Nuestro Pan (Juan G. Ramos, College of the Holy Cross) IV. Decolonial Options, Indigenous Sovereignty, and Transregional Alliances 9. Ethnic Reemergence in Uruguay: The Return of the Charrua in the Light of Settler Colonialism Studies (Gustavo Verdesio, University of Michigan) 10. When Nationality Becomes A Negative Condition For Politics: Gamaliel Churata's Contribution To Bolivian Political Theory (Elizabeth Monasterios P., University of Pittsburgh) 11. Decolonization and Indigenous Sovereignty: Coming to Terms with Theories in the Americas (Laura J. Beard, University of Alberta) Postscriptum: Decolonial Scenarios and Alternative Thinking: Critical and Theoretical Explorations (Mabel Morana, Washington University in St. Louis)Notes on Contributors
- Author BiographyJuan G. Ramos is Assistant Professor of Spanish at the College of the Holy Cross, USA. His most recent book project is Sensing Otherwise: Decolonial Aesthetics and Latin American Arts. Tara Daly is Assistant Professor of Spanish at Marquette University, USA. She is finishing her first monograph tentatively titled, Vital Aesthetics in the Andes.
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