Unthinking Mastery: Dehumanism and Decolonial Entanglements

Unthinking Mastery: Dehumanism and Decolonial Entanglements

Unthinking Mastery: Dehumanism and Decolonial Entanglements by Julietta Singh
2018 | ISBN: 0822369397, 0822369222 | English | 216 pages | PDF | 11 MB

Julietta Singh challenges the drive toward the mastery over self and others by showing how the forms of self-mastery advocated by anticolonial thinkers like Fanon and Gandhi unintentionally reproduced colonial logic, thereby leading her to argue for a more productive human subjectivity that is not centered on concepts of mastery.