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Varadharajan, Asha

Works: 3 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 993 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Contributor
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Most widely held works by Asha Varadharajan
Exotic parodies : subjectivity in Adorno, Said, and Spivak by Asha Varadharajan( Book )

15 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This groundbreaking text begins with the premise that postmodernism, poststructuralism, postcolonialism, and Marxism continue to present certain problems with the self/other distinction. It goes on to offer the first extended critique of the work of Gayatri Spivak; challenge the critical reception of Adorno in the American academy; examine Said's connection to Adorno; and make the first in-depth use of Adorno's Negative Dialectics in the context of postcolonial theory
The social work of narrative : human rights and the cultural imaginary by Gareth Griffiths( Book )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This book addresses the ways in which a range of representational forms have influenced and helped implement the project of human rights across the world, and seeks to show how public discourses on law and politics grow out of and are influenced by the imaginative representations of human rights. It draws on a multi-disciplinary approach, using historical, literary, anthropological, visual arts, and media studies methods and readings, and covers a wider range of geographic areas than has previously been attempted. A series of specifically-commissioned essays by leading scholars in the field an
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Exotic parodies : subjectivity in Adorno, Said, and Spivak
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