The Journal of Contemporary Thought
Summer Issue - 20
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Contents:

 

Introduction

- R. Radhakrishnan

 

Speak Truth to Power

- Etienne Balibar

 

Speaking the Lie of the Truth of Power: A Meditation on the Truth of

Modernity by an Incorrigible Caviler

- William V. Spanos

 

The Black in the Cul-de-Sac: Afro-Pessimism as the Crisis of

Critical Theory

- Frank B. Wilderson, III

 

Speaking to No One

- Rei Terada

 

On the Subject of Yew Trees: Truth and Power in South African Fiction

- Stephen Clingman

 

Speaking Truth to Power in Anthropocene: Theory in the Age

of Climate Change

- Robert P. Marzec

 

Power as Freedom Beyond Will:

Hannah Arendt and Frantz Fanon

- Kalpana R. Seshadri

 

Spitting at Power: The Boom in Dalit Literature and

Questions of Agency

- S. Shankar

 

Double Speaking Splinters of Truth:

Towards a Feminist Poetics of Imperfection

- Giovanna Covi

 

The Illegal Human: Democracy In-Surgent

- Mina Karavanta

 

Black Rainbows: Militant White Women Writers,

Post-Racial Discourse, and the Stakes of Race, Class and

Gender in South Africa

- Tiffany Willoughby-Herard

 

Book Review

 

Notes on Contributors