Is the Post- in Postmodernism the Post- in Postcolonial?

@article{Appiah1991IsTP,
  title={Is the Post- in Postmodernism the Post- in Postcolonial?},
  author={Kwame anthony Appiah},
  journal={Critical Inquiry},
  year={1991},
  volume={17},
  pages={336 - 357}
}
  • K. Appiah
  • Published 1 January 1991
  • History
  • Critical Inquiry
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