Free Read [Religion Book] ¸ The Spivak Reader: Selected Works - by Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak Â

By Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak | Comments: ( 929 ) | Date: ( May 25, 2020 )

Among the foremost feminist critics to have emerged to international eminence over the last fifteen years, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak has relentlessly challenged the high ground of established theoretical discourse in literary and cultural studies Although her rigorous reading of various authors has often rendered her work difficult terrain for those unfamiliar with postsAmong the foremost feminist critics to have emerged to international eminence over the last fifteen years, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak has relentlessly challenged the high ground of established theoretical discourse in literary and cultural studies Although her rigorous reading of various authors has often rendered her work difficult terrain for those unfamiliar with poststructuralism, this collection makes significant strides in explicating Spivak s complicated theories of reading.


  • Title: The Spivak Reader: Selected Works
  • Author: Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
  • ISBN: 9780415910019
  • Page: 495
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak is an Indian philosopher who is known for her English translation of Jacque Derrida s seminal work Of Grammatology , and her own philosophical writings on the postcolonial condition that introduced the term subaltern into the philosophical lexicon.



Comments The Spivak Reader: Selected Works

  • Prof John Hutnyk

    Great collection and the comments before the essays are useful. Plus the interview on Subaltern Talk done about the same time as Gayatri was rewriting the Bhubhaneswari essay for *Critique of Postcolonial Reason* is a great help in cutting through the BS other people have dumped on that essay, demanding it be, and then treating it as if, it were all things to all people. Anyone needing a guide to scholarship as an ethical and intelligent practice, with commitment and no rush to judgement, a lear [...]


  • Melissa Engberg

    Spivak is certainly gutsy. I'm primarily interested in what she has to say about the subaltern, and how she uses Gramsci's concept. Sometimes I think that she gets bogged down in her attempts at specificity. As for whether or not the subaltern can speak, welle's the one publishing books, I suppose.


  • Suyin

    Strategic essentialism is pretty brilliant.


  • Julie

    It's safe to say I don't understand 85% of what she is saying. But what I did understand (thanks to Dr. Zimra) was brilliant.


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