Coloniality at work: Decolonial critique and the postfeminist regime

  title={Coloniality at work: Decolonial critique and the postfeminist regime},
  author={Isis Giraldo},
  journal={Feminist Theory},
  pages={157 - 173}
In this article I address the imbalance in the production and circulation of knowledge in the dominant Anglo-American academic circuit, aiming to make visible feminist work in a decolonial vein carried out in Latin America, to recentre the decolonial option with regard to established postcolonial studies and to propose a way of understanding global postfeminist female subjectivity as mediated in mass media. The decolonial option offers a rich theoretical toolbox for exploring contemporary… 
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  • 2018
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