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Marcos S. Scauso, Garrett FitzGerald, Arlene B. Tickner, Navnita Chadha Behera, Chengxin Pan, Chih-yu Shih, and Kosuke Shimizu

decolonization, must grapple with the enduring effects of epistemic and ontological erasure on ancestral economic, social, cultural, and political practices. For many indigenous communities, the current crisis must be understood as the continuation of centuries

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Apartheid of Thought

The Power Dynamics of Knowledge Production in Political Thought

Camilla Boisen and Matthew C. Murray

lecture given at the Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research (WISER) ‘The harder I tried to make sense of the idea of “decolonization” that has become the rallying cry for those trying to undo the racist legacies of the past, the more I kept asking

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Engaging Anthropological Legacies toward Cosmo-optimistic Futures?

Sharon Macdonald, Henrietta Lidchi, and Margareta von Oswald

wide range of attempts to variously make such museums “more relevant” (to use a phrase frequently used in museum policy) and in some cases to try to “decolonize” them. Quite what is meant by either of these phrases is, however, variable and can result

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Landscapes and Races in Early Twentieth-Century Peru

The Travels of José Uriel García and Aurelio Miró Quesada Sosa

Rupert J. M. Medd

decolonization of Peruvian nature and society. Peru: An Industrializing Nation, Social Inclusivity, and Indigenismo As Peru pursued a course of modernization, radical ideas also began to circulate throughout its urban centers, forming a consensus that the social

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Desire for the political in the aftermath of the Cold War

Dace Dzenovska and Nicholas De Genova

. Grandin 2017 ). In addition, the Latin American left has increasingly come to be articulated horizontally with a proliferation of “new” social movements, prominently distinguished by various indigenous and feminist politics of decolonization and

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Between Resistance and the State

Caribbean Activism and the Invention of a National Memory of Slavery in France

Itay Lotem

Glissant’s work was key in raising Caribbean consciousness and challenging Schoelcherism. However, after decolonization and departmentalization, anti-colonial struggles were slowly abandoned in favor of the politics of development. 6 Meanwhile, issues

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Activist Anthropology with the Haudenosaunee

Theoretical and Practical Insights from the Two Row Wampum Renewal Campaign

Brooke Hansen and Jack Rossen

Wampum and engage with decolonisation, we needed to be present in the journey, not necessarily always focused on the destination. ‘Decolonization is a goal but it is not an endpoint. I like this open-ended beginning because it speaks to two things: that

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Black October

Comics, Memory, and Cultural Representations of 17 October 1961

Claire Gorrara

part due to officials’ reluctance to address the broader history of French decolonization. Questions of intergenerational transmission grew in significance as second and third generation authors, such as Leila Sebbar, gained literary exposure for their

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Ocean, Motion, Emotion

Mobilities and Mobilizations in the Pacific

Matt Matsuda

during the Cold War for nuclear weapons testing. In the decolonizing Pacific, independence in the 1970s brought self-government but also separation and claims for autonomy between different island groups. Marine products remained the principal exports

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Frédéric Viguier

radicalize their denunciation. Did the decolonization of Morocco ever really happen? Were the 1956 independence agreements a decoy, a quid pro quo between the Moroccan elite and the French elite to change everything so that nothing would truly change? Since