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Title The Postcolonial Gramsci / edited by Neelam Srivastava and Baidik Bhattacharya
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (267 pages)
Series Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures
Routledge research in postcolonial literatures
Contents Cover; The Postcolonial Gramsci; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Postcolonial Gramsci; Part I: Gramsci and Postcolonial Studies; 1. Il Gramsci meridionale; 2. Provincializing the Italian Reading of Gramsci; 3. The Travels of the Organic Intellectual: The Black Colonized Intellectual in George Padmore and Frantz Fanon; 4. The Secular Alliance: Gramsci, Said and the Postcolonial Question; Part II: Gramsci and the Global Present; 5. The "Unseen Order": Religion, Secularism and Hegemony; 6. Gramsci in the Twenty-First Century
7. Entering the World from an Oblique Angle: On Jia Zhangke as an Organic Intellectual8. Questioning Intellectuals: Reading Caste with Gramsci in Two Indian Literary Texts; 9. MariƔtegui and Gramsci in "Latin" America: Between Revolution and Decoloniality; Part III: Epilogue; Interview with Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak; List of Contributors; Works Cited; Index
Summary The importance of Antonio Gramsci's work for postcolonial studies can hardly be exaggerated, and in this volume, contributors & nbsp;attempt to situate Gramsci's work in the vast and complex oeuvre of postcolonial studies. & nbsp;Specifically, this book & nbsp;endeavors to reassess the impact on postcolonial studies of the central role assigned by Gramsci to culture and literature in the formation of a truly revolutionary idea of the national--a notion that has profoundly shaped the thinking of both Frantz Fanon and Edward Said. Gramsci, as Iain Chambers has argued, & nbsp;has been & nbsp;instrumental in
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Subject Gramsci, Antonio, 1891-1937 -- Criticism and interpretation
Gramsci, Antonio, 1891-1937.
Criticism -- Italy -- History -- 20th century
Postcolonialism in literature
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Ideologies -- Communism & Socialism.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Bhattacharya, Baidik, 1975-
Bhattacharya, Baidik
Srivastava, Neelam Francesca Rashmi, 1972-
ISBN 1136471472