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INTERVENTIONS BY E. SAN JUAN, Jr.


TIMELY INTERVENTIONS IN THE CRISIS OF CAPITALIST GLOBALIZATION Noted Filipino scholar E. SAN JUAN, JR. intervenes again in the urgent debates in racial conflicts and international relations with four scholarly works in the last two years. In the midst 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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ON E. SAN JUAN, Jr., writer and transformative intellectual


E. SAN JUAN: THE RETURN OF THE TRANFORMATIVE INTELLECTUAL by Peter McLaren Professor of Graduate Education University of California, Los Angeles The catastrophic decline of Wall Street and the global meltdown of finance capital in September and October 2008 signal … Continue reading

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THE TRANSFORMATIVE INTELLECTUAL


E. SAN JUAN: THE RETURN OF THE TRANFORMATIVE INTELLECTUAL by Peter McLaren Professor of Graduate Education University of California, Los Angeles The catastrophic decline of Wall Street and the global meltdown of finance capital in September and October 2008 signal … Continue reading

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POSTCOLONIAL DIALOGUE: Edward Said versus Antonio Gramsci


THE POLITICS OF POSTCOLONIAL CRITICISM: An Essay on Edward Said’s Affiliations Edward Said is generally recognized as one of the founding “fathers” of academic postcolonial studies based on his 1978 book Orientalism. But in a recent collection of essays entitled … Continue reading

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