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At Home in the World: Cosmopolitanism Now
Acknowledgments Introduction Claims to Global Culture: America Abroad Du Bois's Color and Democracy and the "Red" Color Line The Public face of the "Third-World" Writer States of Theory and the
The national longing for form
Until the appearance of Midnight’s Children in 1980, India’s literary agents in the West were, for the most part, obscure intellectual tourists or Indian academics writing in the yellowed volumes of
Wars of Position: The Cultural Politics of Left and Right
PrefaceAcknowledgmentsIntroduction: Cultures of BeliefPart 1. Belief and Its Discontents1. The Barbaric Left2. Nativism3. Humanism, Philology, and Imperialism4. Globalization's Unlikely ChampionsPart
Pyogenic Infection of the Sacroiliac Joint Case Reports and Review of the Literature
Pyogenic sacroiliitis is a relatively rare condition that may be clinically difficult to diagnose unless the clinician is familiar with the disease, and a prompt diagnosis can prevent significant morbidity and reduce serious complication.
Salman Rushdie and the Third World : myths of the nation
The dialectic between national literary production and the rise of a group of writers with cosmopolitan sympathies is the aim of this book, concentrating on Rushdie's novels and journalism. It
The Illusion of a Future: "Orientalism" as Traveling Theory
The history of Orientalism is already slipping away, the current legends are now firmly established, but some basic questions lingering around it have not yet been posed. With the book's twentieth
Off the Gangsta Tip: A Rap Appreciation, or Forgetting about Los Angeles
Already mature, rap criticism has had some memorable moments: David Toop's Rap Attack, for example-a book linking rap to an immense variety of diasporic genres but above all to the Bronx griots of
The Empire’s New Clothes
337 1. Antonio Gramsci, Prison Notebooks, trans. Joseph A. Buttigieg and Antonio Callari, ed. Buttigieg, 5 vols. (New York, 1992– ), 1:211. I would like to give special thanks to Keya Ganguly for her