Tag: Spivak

The Gayatri Spivak Aesop Interview

john hutnyk , June 11th, 2022

Read it here: https://www.aesop.com/uk/r/the-fabulist/gayatri-spivak/ (Great interview, and the publication venue is no more soapy than any newspaper – fun). Separately, there should …


Soapbox: on slips and trips.

john hutnyk , December 6th, 2021

In the business of selling cultures for quids, and other random translations Once upon a long ago, there was a time when I was more rebelliously young, and…


Spivak – citizen as agent

john hutnyk , February 18th, 2021

If you joined the Handbrick of Marxism book-launch with Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak last evening you will have seen her talk on citizens as agents, global Marx, supplementing vanguardism…


Can the African Subaltern Speak?: Kontinuität kolonialer Macht- und Herrschaftsstrukturen

Die Redaktion , May 11th, 2020

von Robel Afeworki Abay Sorge um Afrika: alter Wein in neuen Schläuchen? Die rasche Ausbreitung der COVID-19-Pandemie, die der Weltgesundheitsorganisation (WHO) zufolge als eine der größten globalen G…


What is science in Social Science and what has the history of Philosophy had to say about it?

john hutnyk , September 21st, 2019

What is science in Social Science and what has the history of Philosophy had to say about it? Well, so glad you asked – I can talk for…


cut from the draft of the pecuniary animus of the university…

john hutnyk , January 30th, 2019

We might consider the university as that space where the practice of education for life, with all its contemporary contextualisations, difficulties and possibilities, is a collective responsibility an…


Spivak: What time is it on the world clock?

john hutnyk , December 3rd, 2017

Spivak on time, speaking on education and critiquing the knowledge management toolkit template at die Akademie des Verlernens unlearning academy. Has some anecdotes of crying boys and vids…


Reminder to self to read this again, and again (3 times and it might stick). Spivak’s telegraphed coda.

john hutnyk , November 19th, 2017

From the essay ‘What’s Left of theory?’ In An Aesthetic Education in the Era of Globalisation. Spivak 2012: 216-7.Filed under: marxism, Spivak, trinketization


When the press covers news

john hutnyk , November 1st, 2017

Katie Sims / Sun Staff Photographer ROHINGYA Prof Urges Students to Consider Oppression of The Rohingya By Victoria Moore The Rohingya crisis has been termed a “textbook example of…


More Questions than Answers? statistics and stories. Columbia 21.4.17

john hutnyk , April 17th, 2017

Would really like to go to this but would probably not be able to endure the visa ordeal (damn those pesky busts and dodgy associations – also boycotting). …


The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatter Syllabus, Week 24: Thurka Sangaramoorthy on Decolonizing Anthropology in the Trump Era

smulla16 , March 22nd, 2017

The editors of Anthropoliteia are happy to continue an ongoing series The Anthropoliteia #BlackLivesMatterSyllabus Project, which will mobilize anthropological work as a pedagogical exercise addressin…


Marx in Algiers again

john hutnyk , January 8th, 2017

Of haircuts and Rhino coats… This is the worked up text of a talk I gave in Chandernagore in February 2016. The photo is one I’ve failed to trace…


Fan on 

john hutnyk , November 17th, 2016

This  Read here.Filed under: Spivak


Radiating Globality: Old Histories and New Geographies

john hutnyk , February 18th, 2016

Draft programme International CONFERENCE « RADIATING GLOBALITY / OLD HISTORIES AND NEW GEOGRAPHIES » 20-21 February 2016 Salle Viseoconférence UCAD 2, Cheikh Anta Diop Dakar, Senegal **************   …