Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak Portrait
© Hartwig Klappert

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A Critique of Postcolonial Reason

Toward a History of the Vanishing Present

Harvard University Press

Cambridge, 1999

An Aesthetic Education in an Era of Globalization

Harvard University Press

Cambridge, 2012


Seagull Books

Kalkutta, 2014

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak [ India, USA ]

born in 1942. University Professor and founder of the Institute for Comparative Literature and Society at Columbia University, New York, conducts research and teaches reading at the interfaces of globality, feminism, Marxism, and deconstruction on issues of identity and subalternity. Teaches elementary school and works for ecological agriculture among the rural landless in India. Her most recent book is »Readings« (2014).