Gayatri Spivak

Iowa, 1966. Courtesy: Ngug1i wa Thiong’o

How monolingualism is the carbon monoxide of culture

By Ngugi wa Thiong’o

Inaugurating the field of postcolonial studies, the Palestinian exile’s masterwork has been embraced and misread ever since

By Negar Azimi

Reconsidering the ethics and efficacy of ‘strategic essentialism’ via Adrian Piper, ‘We Wanted a Revolution’ and Juliana Huxtable

By Emily Watlington

From the concept of human nature to post-Brexit erotica: what to read this weekend

By Paul Clinton