Unformatted text preview: subject is irretrievably heterogeneous” and that “postrepresentionalist vocabulary hides an essentialist agenda.” 3 She argues that in a post-colonial world, it is important for critics to be mindful of “an ethnocentric extension of Western logos. ..[being] unknowingly complicit in the task of impersialism.” 4 1 dictionary.com 2 subaltern.org 3 Spivak, Gayatri C. “Can the Subaltern Speak?” 4 Graves, Benjamin. <http://www.thecore.nus.edu/post/poldiscourse/spivak/spivak2.html>...
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This note was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course ENG 220 taught by Professor Fackler during the Spring '08 term at Davidson.
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