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WAR AND PEACE IN KINGSTON’S NOVEL, THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE (Expanded Version)


DIALECTICS OF AESTHETICS AND POLITICS IN MAXINE HONG KINGSTON’S THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE By E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Fellow, W.E.B.Du Bois Institute, Harvard University After the end of the Cold War at the beginning of the new millennium, September … Continue reading

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ON MAXINE HONG KINGSTON’S THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE


DIALECTICS OF WAR AND PEACE IN Maxine Hong Kingston’s THE FIFTH BOOK OF PEACE By E. San Juan, Jr. Fellow, W.E. B. Du Bois Institute Harvard University In 1992, a postmodernist critic pontificated on the dispersed and disjunctive text of … Continue reading

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CRITIQUE AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION: LESSONS FROM ANTONIO GRAMSCI, MIKHAIL BAKHTIN, RAYMOND WILLIAMS


CRITIQUE AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION Lessons from Antonio Gramsci, Mikhail Bakhtin and Raymond Williams E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Fellow, The W.E.B. Du Bois Institute, Harvard University Contribution to Scholarship: This scholarly work is a project of historical-materialist critique of themes, theories, … Continue reading

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CRITIQUE AND REVOLUTION


AFTERWORD TO CRITIQUE AND SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION: LESSONS FROM ANTONIO GRAMSCI, MIKHAL BAKHTIN, & RAYMOND WILLIAMS (Edwin Mellen Press, 2009) by E. SAN JUAN In response to a recent discussion on “the end of theory,” the distinguished Marxist critic Fredric Jameson … Continue reading

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JOSE GARCIA VILLA, Resurrection or Second Coming?


JOSE GARCIA VILLA: Autopsy and Post-Mortem of Doveglion, Resurrection or Second Coming? by E. SAN JUAN, Jr. Fellow, W.E. B. Du Bois Institute, Harvard University 1. In the gloom of this worst depression in the history of global capitalism, can … Continue reading

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