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Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 10)
Aboriginal Child at School     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
About Performance     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 9)
Access     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 22)
ACCESS: Critical Perspectives on Communication, Cultural & Policy Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Acta Academica     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Acta Universitaria     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Adeptus     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Advocate: Newsletter of the National Tertiary Education Union     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
African and Black Diaspora: An International Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
African Historical Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
AFRREV IJAH : An International Journal of Arts and Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Agriculture and Human Values     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Akademika : Journal of Southeast Asia Social Sciences and Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Aldébaran     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Altre Modernità     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Amaltea. Revista de mitocrítica     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
American Imago     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
American Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 8)
American Review of Canadian Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Anabases     Open Access  
Analyse & Kritik. Zeitschrift f     Full-text available via subscription  
Angelaki: Journal of Theoretical Humanities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Antik Tanulmányok     Full-text available via subscription  
Antipode     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 45)
Anuario Americanista Europeo     Open Access  
Arbutus Review     Open Access  
Argumentation et analyse du discours     Open Access   (Followers: 6)
Ars & Humanitas     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Arts and Humanities in Higher Education     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 29)
Asia Europe Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Australasian Journal of Popular Culture, The     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Behaviour & Information Technology     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 50)
Behemoth     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Bereavement Care     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Cahiers de praxématique     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Carl Beck Papers in Russian and East European Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Child Care     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Choreographic Practices     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Chronicle of Philanthropy     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 2)
Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Claroscuro     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Co-herencia     Open Access  
Coaching: An International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Cogent Arts & Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Colloquia Humanistica     Open Access  
Communication and Critical/Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
Comprehensive Therapy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Congenital Anomalies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Conjunctions. Transdisciplinary Journal of Cultural Participation     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Conservation Science in Cultural Heritage     Open Access   (Followers: 10)
Cornish Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Creative Industries Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Critical Arts : South-North Cultural and Media Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Crossing the Border : International Journal of Interdisciplinary Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Cuadernos de historia de España     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Cultural History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 18)
Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 44)
Culturas     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Culture, Theory and Critique     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
Daedalus     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Dandelion : Postgraduate Arts Journal & Research Network     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Death Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Debatte: Journal of Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Digital Humanities Quarterly     Open Access   (Followers: 54)
Diogenes     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Doct-Us Journal     Open Access  
e-Hum : Revista das Áreas de Humanidade do Centro Universitário de Belo Horizonte     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Early Modern Culture Online     Open Access   (Followers: 36)
Égypte - Monde arabe     Open Access   (Followers: 4)
Eighteenth-Century Fiction     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 18)
Éire-Ireland     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
En-Claves del pensamiento     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Ethiopian Journal of the Social Sciences and Humanities     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 6)
Études arméniennes contemporaines     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Études canadiennes / Canadian Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Études de lettres     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
European Journal of Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
European Journal of Social Theory     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Expositions     Full-text available via subscription  
Fronteras : Revista de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Fudan Journal of the Humanities and Social Sciences     Hybrid Journal  
GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
German Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
German Studies Review     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 25)
Germanic Review, The     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Globalizations     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Gothic Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Gruppendynamik und Organisationsberatung     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Habitat International     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Hacettepe Üniversitesi Edebiyat Fakültesi Dergisi     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Heritage & Society     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
History of Humanities     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Hopscotch: A Cultural Review     Full-text available via subscription  
Human Affairs     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Human Nature     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Human Performance     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Human Remains and Violence : An Interdisciplinary Journal     Full-text available via subscription  
Human Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
humanidades     Open Access  
Humanitaire     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
Hungarian Cultural Studies     Open Access  
Hungarian Studies     Full-text available via subscription  
Ibadan Journal of Humanistic Studies     Full-text available via subscription  
Inkanyiso : Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Inter Faculty     Open Access  
Interim : Interdisciplinary Journal     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
International Journal for History, Culture and Modernity     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
International Journal of Arab Culture, Management and Sustainable Development     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
International Journal of Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
International Journal of Heritage Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 16)
International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
International Journal of Humanities and Cultural Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
International Journal of Humanities of the Islamic Republic of Iran     Open Access   (Followers: 11)
International Journal of Listening     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
International Journal of the Classical Tradition     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Interventions : International Journal of Postcolonial Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
ÍSTMICA. Revista de la Facultad de Filosofía y Letras     Open Access  
Jangwa Pana     Open Access  
Jewish Culture and History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 15)
Journal de la Société des Américanistes     Open Access  
Journal des africanistes     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal for Cultural Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Journal for General Philosophy of Science     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Journal for Learning Through the Arts     Open Access   (Followers: 7)
Journal for New Generation Sciences     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal for Research into Freemasonry and Fraternalism     Hybrid Journal  
Journal for Semitics     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 5)
Journal Of Advances In Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Aesthetics & Culture     Open Access   (Followers: 17)
Journal of African American Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Journal of African Cultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Journal of African Elections     Full-text available via subscription  
Journal of Arts & Communities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Arts and Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 16)
Journal of Bioethical Inquiry     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Cultural Economy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Journal of Cultural Geography     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 21)
Journal of Data Mining and Digital Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 23)
Journal of Developing Societies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Family Theory & Review     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 2)
Journal of Franco-Irish Studies     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Happiness Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 23)
Journal of Interactive Humanities     Open Access   (Followers: 3)
Journal of Intercultural Communication Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Journal of Intercultural Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 12)
Journal of Interdisciplinary History     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
Journal of Labor Research     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
Journal of Medical Humanities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 22)
Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 31)
Journal of Modern Greek Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 4)
Journal of Modern Jewish Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Journal of Open Humanities Data     Open Access  
Journal of Semantics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 11)
Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 1)
Journal of Visual Culture     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 26)
Jurisprudence     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 17)
L'Orientation scolaire et professionnelle     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
La lettre du Collège de France     Open Access  
La Revue pour l’histoire du CNRS     Open Access   (Followers: 2)
Lagos Notes and Records     Full-text available via subscription  
Language and Intercultural Communication     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 20)
Language Resources and Evaluation     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Law and Humanities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
Law, Culture and the Humanities     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 10)
Le Portique     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Leadership     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 29)
Legal Ethics     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 14)
Legon Journal of the Humanities     Full-text available via subscription  
Letras : Órgano de la Facultad de Letras y Ciencias Huamans     Open Access  
Literary and Linguistic Computing     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Litnet Akademies : 'n Joernaal vir die Geesteswetenskappe, Natuurwetenskappe, Regte en Godsdienswetenskappe     Open Access  
Lwati : A Journal of Contemporary Research     Full-text available via subscription  
Measurement     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 3)
Medical Humanities     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 25)
Medieval Encounters     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 9)
Médiévales     Open Access   (Followers: 5)
Mélanges de la Casa de Velázquez     Partially Free   (Followers: 1)
Memory Studies     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 31)
Mens : revue d'histoire intellectuelle et culturelle     Full-text available via subscription  
Messages, Sages and Ages     Open Access  
Mind and Matter     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Modern Italy     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 6)
Motivation Science     Full-text available via subscription  
Mouseion     Open Access   (Followers: 1)
Mouseion: Journal of the Classical Association of Canada     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
Museum International Edition Francaise     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 4)
National Academy Science Letters     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 5)
Nationalities Papers     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 7)
Natures Sciences Sociétés     Full-text available via subscription  
Neophilologus     Hybrid Journal   (Followers: 8)
New German Critique     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 11)
New West Indian Guide     Open Access  
nonsite.org     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
Northeast African Studies     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 3)
OMEGA - Journal of Death and Dying     Full-text available via subscription   (Followers: 8)
Österreichische Zeitschrift für Soziologie     Hybrid Journal  

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Journal Cover Altre Modernità
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   ISSN (Print) 2035-7680 - ISSN (Online) 1035-7680
   Published by U of Milan Homepage  [22 journals]
  • Editoriale/Editorial/Éditorial/Editorial

    • Authors: (a cura di) Vincenzo Russo, Marianna Scaramucci
      Abstract: Editoriale/Editorial/Éditorial/Editorial   Decolonizzazioni
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Professor Giuseppe Bellini (1923-2016)

    • Authors: Emilia Perassi
      Pages: 1 - 2
      Abstract: Professor Giuseppe Bellini (1923-2016)
      PubDate: 2016-12-02
       
  • Decolonizzazione e decolonizzazioni: una ricostruzione storica

    • Authors: Lucio Valent
      Pages: 3 - 16
      Abstract: This paper analyses Decolonization from an international relations point of view, trying to dispel all the superfluous ideological elements which have blurred the study of events that had presided at the birth of tens of new states and caused their inability in stabilizing themselves as international actors. A first step will be a general overview of the facts. Secondly, readers will be invited to follow an in-depth reflection through the different phases of Decolonization; because of this analysis, readers will evaluate how the  paper will criticize scientific patters which have been used by historiography in an improper way for explain all events characterising the facts. The last part of the paper will take into account Portuguese decolonization, including it into the general Cold War background, placing Lisbon’s role into the wider international relations system and Western organisations (as NATO). Thanks to this analysis, readers will consider the lengthy and tragic Portuguese decolonization as an affair completely encompassed into a confrontation embracing local requests (the independence aspirations), geopolitical strategies (the bi-polar confrontation) and ideological motives. A dreadful combination which caused tragic consequences for African speaking-Portuguese countries.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • La decolonizzazione viene dall’Africa

    • Authors: Claudia Gualtieri
      Pages: 17 - 28
      Abstract: Il tema della decolonizzazione è provocatorio e stimolante per chi frequenta problematiche di teoria postcoloniale. Infatti le voci postcoloniali di scrittori, storici, teorici e artisti hanno messo in discussione sia la colonizzazione sia la decolonizzazione in modo nettamente dissenziente rispetto al discorso storiografico egemonico, cioè, in inglese, la imperial master narrative, la narrazione ufficiale della storia dell’impero. Nel 1992, con il volume In Theory. Classes, Nations and Literatures, Aijaz Ahmad si univa ai maggiori teorici postcoloniali Edward Said, Gayatri Spivak e Homi Bhabha, ponendo le basi dell’analisi critica delle letterature postcoloniali e smantellando polemicamente le ortodossie canoniche coloniali che avevano offerto una rappresentazione illusoria e falsata delle società e delle culture postcoloniali.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • La lunga decolonizzazione delle città africane

    • Authors: Valerio Bini
      Pages: 29 - 42
      Abstract: The political project of decolonization was based on a "total, complete, and absolute substitution" (Fanon) of a system with another, but in the urban geography of Sub-Saharan Africa this process has been long, complex and not without ambiguity. On one hand, we observe a radical discontinuity in place names, in the administrative structure and in the monumental landscape of African cities; on the other, postcolonial urban planning and architecture showed strong continuity with the colonial functionalist model. In recent African urban projects as well, we observe the action of a colonial rationality, based on the removal of existing territories and on the production of standardized and fragmented urban spaces.  
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Os fins do tempo do fim: descolonização, negação,
           pertença

    • Authors: Roberto Vecchi
      Pages: 43 - 51
      Abstract: Very few topics mobilize both the "Portuguese thought" -just to use a porous category of difficult definition- and the Portuguese decolonization in the mid-70s, after the Carnation Revolution. Multiple imaginations were elaborated from this event that fractured an expansion and a secular colonial theory. However, as Eduardo Lourenço fully shows (Do colonialismo como nosso impensado, 2014) the dereliction of the Atlantic history produces a multitude of ontological and symbolic specters and critical problems for the country called to articulate a new inscription outside of the Atlantic-Europe dialectics, exclusively turned to the European mythologies and destiny. The article deals especially with the conceptual plan of the Portuguese decolonization, in particular deepening the topic in terms of conceptual history, connected to two involved categories: negation and belonging. A reflection on the temporal tangle of decolonization in particular valorizes the messianic aspect of a "time of the end" leading to a reconsideration of the connection to an event that for some actors of the processes meant a "end of the time". 
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • I tempi della fine. Il processo di decolonizzazione in Portogallo e i
           percorsi dell’Europa

    • Authors: Margarida Calafate Ribeiro
      Pages: 52 - 65
      Abstract: Between 1961 and 1974 Portugal sustained a long-term colonial war, that was not public acknowledge, with Angola, Mozambique and Guinea-Bissau. After this conflict, a sudden process of decolonization occurred, following the revolution of 25th of April 1974, which ended the long-term dictatorship of the fascist regime and also the colonial war. This essay focuses on the reasons of this process of decolonization, its frames and reconfigurations and its impact in the Portuguese identity. The second part of this essay focuses on Portugal as a postcolonial European nation in direct confrontation and dialogue with other countries in the European Community that share a similar past, which affect Europe as a continent haunted by its colonial issues.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Decolonizzare le menti: Amílcar Cabral e la resistenza culturale come
           arma contro la dominazione straniera

    • Authors: Ada Milani
      Pages: 66 - 77
      Abstract: Sono ormai trascorsi poco più di quarant’anni dalla prematura scomparsa di Amílcar Cabral, leader indiscusso e indimenticato del Partido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde (PAIGC) che, grazie al suo contributo di agronomo, guerrigliero e uomo di pensiero, mise in ginocchio il Portogallo e il suo “impero degli stracci” (Moravia 2012), portando i popoli della Guinea Bissau e di Capo Verde verso la liberazione nazionale e l’indipendenza, e arricchendo di nuovi significati le nozioni di nazionalismo rivoluzionario e di umanesimo rivoluzionario.  
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Moçambique Para Todos (?) Mozambique and Political Violence The Opinions
           of the Opposition Youth

    • Authors: Michele Portatadino
      Pages: 78 - 98
      Abstract: This paper draws inspiration from a case of political violence in Mozambique to present the results of a six-month fieldwork research in the Mozambican capital city Maputo. The research targets were the members of the youth leagues affiliated to the two main opposition parties, Renamo and MDM. Specifically, the author investigated the motivations of these youths to participate in the political opposition despite the peril of political violence. Following an essential résumé of the histories of the assessed youth leagues, the author provides the drivers behind his decision to analyze such topics. Through the different types of violence as defined by Johan Galtung, the author argues that the present case study might be a degeneration of cultural political violence, embedded in the history of Mozambique since the years of its independence. In the present day, such violence has been threatening more and more directly an already fragile democracy. Moreover, since the present case study revolves around opinions of youths, the assessed theoretical framework includes studies violence in general and a particularly intriguing assessment of the present condition of youths in Mozambique and, even more specifically, in its capital city, Maputo. Successively, the author summarizes the emerging of structural political violence in post-independence Mozambique. As it concerns the main corpus of the research, the author used a qualitative methodology that combines a historical and ethnographic approach. The findings reveal that the interviewed members of the considered youth leagues have an idea of political violence, which goes beyond the mere politics. Further, they demonstrated a quite straightforward consideration on the reasons why a lingering political violence is still present in Mozambique. Further, the interviewees also expressed their own point of view on the consequences of such political violence on themselves and on Mozambican youth in general. Although the findings also aimed to surface any possible discrepancies between the answers of male and female interviewees, they all unilaterally blamed the ruling Frelimo party for the ongoing tension with few differences in their answers.
      PubDate: 2016-12-05
       
  • Entre noésis et praxis: le renouveau de la prise de parole poétique en
           RDC au début du nouveau millénaire

    • Authors: Silvia Riva
      Pages: 99 - 119
      Abstract: Flourishing quantitatively and qualitatively in the early 60s, the poetic production of the DRC experienced a crisis until the end of the Mobutu era. In the fiftieth anniversary of independence, poetry seems to refresh around the themes of homeland and its reconstruction. The reflections proposed in these pages are not limited to the presentation of some Congolese intellectuals and their works - poets, filmmakers and musicians who live in the country or elsewhere, speaking in French, but also in some local or world languages. The intention is rather to show how Congolese poetry in the recent years invites to a mental decolonization and an anti-systemic utopian project.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Sidelong thinking. Disobedient geographies and subaltern cultures

    • Authors: Nicoletta Vallorani
      Pages: 120 - 133
      Abstract: My work here develops along a twofold path. On the one hand, and as a researcher committed to postcolonial issues, I share what many theorists say about the need for a more or less stable framework allowing to approach the issue of empire and post-empire in the light of some relatively stable critical categories. On the other, I also feel the gap between theories and some increasingly complex realities that do need a more direct appraisal of the facts implied in a globalized world in the way this need is voiced by Simon Gikandi in his “Globalization and the Claims of Postcoloniality” (2001). To the purpose of imagining a more effective critical frame, I’m borrowing Kara Walker’s notion of sidelong glance to develop a reflection on theories and their usefulness in terms of the actual approach to issues whose profile and complexity are to be intended as not only in progress, but also undergoing a very quick definition and redefinition through time. Starting from Hall’s statement that  the postcolonial may be intended as “sign of desire or  signifier of danger” (1996) and also exploiting the notions of rhizoma (Deleuze & Guattari 1980), subalternity (Spivak 1988) and “Thinking plural” (Said 1993), I’m approaching a number of written, visual and performative texts, from Conrad’s Heart of Darkness to tightly contemporary artistic experiences, to show how both the postcolonial and the decolonial paradigms eventually prove inadequate to the reading of our present condition in terms of the ability to go beyond the traditional Western attitude to the post-colonies. 
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Una decolonizzazione mai terminata. Il modello portoghese di
           colonizzazione in Brasile e la costruzione dell’Altro/a africano/a
           nell’immaginario razzista

    • Authors: Valeria Ribeiro Corossacz
      Pages: 134 - 147
      Abstract: In this paper I analyse how the narrative discourse about the presumed specific characteristics of Portuguese colonization in Brazil moulded racism in Brazil and Portugal. Recently in Portugal there have been episodes of police violence against black people. These episodes have to be considered not only as the product of contemporary racism and its links with neoliberalism effects on marginalized groups, but also as the product of racist and colonial Portuguese ideology. In the case of Brazil, Portuguese colonization is a key element to comprehend the national ideology of mestiçagem, and the false idea of inclusion of African descendants in Brazilian culture that it conveys. The restrictive valorisation (Guillaumin, 1972) of black and indigenous people presents in Brazilian racist ideology is in effect rooted in the Portuguese model of colonization which has been represented as more “human” since the slavery time. Portuguese men are been described as particularly open to mingle with colonized people, especially women, of other cultures and “races”. The notion of lusotropicalism, with its celebrating spirit, has contributed to establish this representation and it has legitimized Portuguese colonization and exploitation also in Africa. These harmful representations of Portuguese colonization and lusotropicalism ideology have thus produced the double effect of negating racism in both Brazil and Portugal.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Ch’ixi, Qhipnayra, Nkali: modi di dire l’emergenza decoloniale

    • Authors: Marianna Scaramucci
      Pages: 148 - 160
      Abstract: This work stems from the notions of pensamento abissal, monocultura and ecologia de saberes (Sousa Santos: 2009) and applies them to the problem of the persistence of a form of coloniality surviving the age of political decolonization in the sphere of knowledge validation. The study analyses some reflections of the Bolivian Aymara sociologist Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui on the vocabulary of the Aymara language, spoken in Bolivia, who takes into account the native language universe and its expressive possibilities to pave the way for an epistemological decolonization. By analysing the proposal of the Bolivian sociologist and by relating it to other concepts, such as the one suggested by Nigerian writer Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie – who considers the Igbo language to formulate the idea of danger of a single story –, this study aims at presenting some ‘words that say’ that decolonization is not over and that decoloniality is still an emergency.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Plunging into the wave’s ebb: Sufi words, biographies of humanity

    • Authors: Elena Biagi
      Pages: 161 - 176
      Abstract: Inherent in the meaning which the word ‘identity’ bears in Arabic (huwiyya) is a perception of the human self as an ideal place for both stability and change, both sense of belonging and openness to diversity. Such a dichotomy represents a potentially unique source of intercultural dialogue, when it contributes to shaping ‘identities in motion’, stirred by an unyielding desire for self realization and knowledge. Nevertheless, individual and communal selves develop within the framework of distinctive cultures, moulding their path to identity into collectively shared discourses and representations. In this perspective, the paper aims at highlighting the connection between classical Sufism, generally interpreted as Islamic mysticism, and the concept of identity, looking at how the latter relates to the Islamic spiritual tradition as handed down in the works of some representative medieval Sufis. Furthermore, by dealing with issues ranging from the use of language to themes of love and knowledge, this work intends to emphasize the role of the spiritual dimension as the base for those universal values which are at the core of multicultural societies, and to illustrate how the process of acquiring personal inward awareness can improve intrapersonal relationships while spurring an active participation in social life. 
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • “Chasqui” capítulo VI de la novela Pasos Pesados

    • Authors: Gunter Silva Passuni
      Pages: 177 - 185
      Abstract: Un día fui a visitar al Cazafortuna con mi hermano Chusco y me encontré con un desconocido. Me pareció extraño porque las visitas no abundaban en el piso; sin embargo, ahí estaba el bróder. «¿Cómo estás?», le pregunté y contestó igual que ayer.
      Era delgado, bien parecido y tenía una mirada inteligente. Trabajó unas semanas en el Mamá África, servía copas, limpiaba mesas, luego desapareció.
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • In ricordo del poeta capoverdiano Corsino Fortes (1933-2015) Corsino
           Fortes e Sérgio Frusoni: due generazioni ‘claridose’ a confronto

    • Authors: Elisa Alberani
      Pages: 186 - 202
      Abstract: In ricordo del poeta capoverdiano Corsino Fortes (1933-2015) Corsino Fortes e Sérgio Frusoni: due generazioni ‘claridose’ a confrontodi Elisa Alberani
      PubDate: 2016-12-05
       
  • Abitare la geopolitica della conoscenza: nota sul pensiero di W. Mignolo

    • Authors: Laura Scarabelli
      Pages: 203 - 208
      Abstract: Abitare la geopolitica della conoscenza: nota sul pensiero di W. Mignolo
      (Walter Mignolo, L’idea di America latina. Geostoria di una teoria decoloniale, Milano, Mimesis, 2013. 224 pp. ISBN 97888857513058)
      di Laura Scarabelli
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Acknowledging the enslaved Other

    • Authors: Lidia De Michelis
      Pages: 209 - 215
      Abstract: Acknowledging the enslaved Other (Pietro Deandrea, New Slaveries in Contemporary British Literature and Visual Arts: The ghost and the camp, Manchester, Manchester University Press, 2015, 236 pp. ISBN 978-0-7190-9643-3)
      by Lidia De Michelis
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Achille Mbembe, Politiques de l’inimitié

    • Authors: Cristina Onesta
      Pages: 216 - 218
      Abstract: Achille Mbembe, Politiques de l’inimitié
      (Paris, La Découverte, 2016, 184 pp., ISBN 978-2-7071-8818-2)
      par Cristina Onesta
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Dalila Cabrita Mateus / Álvaro Mateus, Purga em Angola

    • Authors: Alexandra Maria de Barros Cruz e Sá
      Pages: 219 - 222
      Abstract: Dalila Cabrita Mateus / Álvaro Mateus, Purga em Angola
      (Lisboa, Texto Editores, 2009, 206 pp. ISBN 978-972-47-3845-1)
      di Alexandra Maria de Barros Cruz e Sá
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • António Lobo Antunes, As Naus

    • Authors: Stefano Soldo
      Pages: 223 - 228
      Abstract: António Lobo Antunes, As Naus
      (Lisbona, Ed. Dom Quixote / Circulo de leitores, 1988, 247 pp.)
      di Stefano Soldo
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Maria Vittoria Calvi, Irina Bajini e Milin Bonomi (a cura di), Lingue
           migranti e nuovi paesaggi

    • Authors: Valentina Paleari
      Pages: 229 - 233
      Abstract: Maria Vittoria Calvi, Irina Bajini e Milin Bonomi (a cura di), Lingue migranti e nuovi paesaggi(Milano, LED, 2015, 240 pp. ISBN 978-88-7916-700-0)di Valentina Paleari
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • AA.VV. PreText. Libri & periodici, del loro passato e del loro futuro
           I libri? Per sempre

    • Authors: Stefano Apostolo
      Pages: 234 - 237
      Abstract: AA.VV. PreText. Libri & periodici, del loro passato e del loro futuro I libri? Per sempre
      (Milano, Istituto Lombardo di Storia Contemporanea, n. 1 - novembre 2013, 129 pp.)
      di Stefano Apostolo
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • AA.VV. PreText. Libri & periodici, del loro passato e del loro futuro: I
           libri non devono annoiare

    • Authors: Stefano Apostolo
      Pages: 238 - 242
      Abstract: AA.VV. PreText. Libri & periodici, del loro passato e del loro futuro: I libri non devono annoiare
      (Milano, Istituto Lombardo di Storia Contemporanea, n. 2 - giugno 2014, 176 pp. )
      di Stefano Apostolo
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Julieta Zarco Treinta años de cine, política y memoria en la
           Argentina

    • Authors: Flavio Fiorani
      Pages: 243 - 245
      Abstract: Julieta Zarco Treinta años de cine, política y memoria en la Argentina (Buenos Aires, Editorial Biblos, 2016, 174 pp., ISBN: 978-987691403-1)
      di Flavio Fiorani
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Michaela Wolf Die vielsprachige Seele Kakaniens. Übersetzen und
           Dolmetschen in der Habsburgermonarchie 1848 bis 1918

    • Authors: Stefano Apostolo
      Pages: 246 - 250
      Abstract: Michaela Wolf Die vielsprachige Seele Kakaniens. Übersetzen und Dolmetschen in der Habsburgermonarchie 1848 bis 1918 (Wien-Köln-Weimer, Böhlau Verlag, 2012, 439 pp., ISBN: 978-3-205-78829-4)di Stefano Apostolo
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Martín Kohan Sempre giugno

    • Authors: Valentina Paleari
      Pages: 251 - 255
      Abstract: Martín Kohan Sempre giugno
      (Lecce, Pensa Multimedia, 2014, 144 pp. ISBN 978-88-6760-196-7,
      traduzione e prefazione di Luigi Patruno)
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Alessandra Terenzi Viaggio in Levante. Armature urbane, popoli e paesaggi

    • Authors: Sara Ferrari
      Pages: 256 - 258
      Abstract: Alessandra Terenzi Viaggio in Levante. Armature urbane, popoli e paesaggi
      (Boves, Araba Fenice, 2016, 420 pp., ISBN: 978-8866173335)
      di Sara Ferrari
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Claudia De Martino I mizrahim in Israele. La storia degli ebrei dei Paesi
           islamici (1948-77)

    • Authors: Sara Ferrari
      Pages: 259 - 262
      Abstract: Claudia De Martino, I mizrahim in Israele. La storia degli ebrei dei Paesi islamici (1948-77)
      (Roma, Carocci Editore, 2015, 214 pp., ISBN: 978-8843078592)
      di Sara Ferrari
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Antonio Méndez Rubio, (FBI). Fascismo de baja intensidad

    • Authors: Gabriele Gelmini
      Pages: 263 - 265
      Abstract: Antonio Méndez Rubio, (FBI). Fascismo de baja intensidad
      (Santander, LaVorágine, 2015, 95 pp. s/ISBN)
      di Gabriele Gelmini
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Raffaele Nocera, Angelo Trento, America Latina, un secolo di storia. Dalla
           Rivoluzione messicana ad oggi

    • Authors: Gabriele Gelmini
      Pages: 266 - 269
      Abstract: Raffaele Nocera, Angelo Trento, America Latina, un secolo di storia. Dalla Rivoluzione messicana ad oggi
      (Roma, Carocci, 2013, 270 pp. ISBN 9788843069460)
      di Gabriele Gelmini
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Mo Yan, Il paese dell’alcol

    • Authors: Ilaria Villa
      Pages: 270 - 272
      Abstract: Mo Yan, Il paese dell’alcol
      (Torino, Einaudi, 2015, 363 pp. ISBN 978-88-06-15515-5, traduzione di Silvia Calamandrei, a cura di Maria Rita Masci)
      di Ilaria Villa
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Stefan Zweig, Hölderlin

    • Authors: Diego Zanoni
      Pages: 273 - 276
      Abstract: Stefan Zweig, Hölderlin(Napoli, Tullio Pironti Editore, 2015, 176 pp. ISBN 978-887-937-711-9)
      di Diego Zanoni
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Dave Eggers, I vostri padri, dove sono? E i profeti, vivono forse per
           sempre?

    • Authors: Diego Zanoni
      Pages: 277 - 280
      Abstract: Dave Eggers, I vostri padri, dove sono? E i profeti, vivono forse per sempre?
      (Milano, Mondadori, 2015, 185 pp. ISBN 978-880-465-230-4)
      di Diego Zanoni
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Segnalazioni/Informes/Rapports/Reports

    • Authors: Emanuele Monegato
      Pages: 281 - 289
      Abstract: TESTI DI: Elisa Cairati, Gabriele Gelmini, Serena Guarracino, Emanuele Monegato, Anna
      Pasolini, Diego Zanoni
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Esplorare e creare nuove anatomie dal margine: da Isabelle Eberhardt a
           Timberlake Wertenbaker e Divenire S/Oggette dal futuro: una rilettura di
           S/Oggetti immaginari. Letterature comparate al femminile

    • Authors: Sarah Maria Perruccio, Laura Marzi, Francesca Maffioli
      Pages: 290 - 356
      Abstract: Esplorare e creare nuove anatomie dal margine: da Isabelle Eberhardt a Timberlake Wertenbaker di Sarah PerruccioDivenire S/Oggette dal futuro: una rilettura di S/Oggetti immaginari. Letterature comparate al femminile di Francesca Maffioli e Laura Marzi
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • n.17 - 05/2017 (Dis)integrazioni

    • Authors: (a cura di) Daniele Croci, (a cura di) Laura Scarabelli, (a cura di) Marianna Scaramucci
      Pages: 357 - 364
      Abstract: n.17 - 05/2017 (Dis)integrazioni
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • n.18-11/2017 Transfinzioni: i personaggi minori

    • Authors: (a cura di) Emilia Perassi, (a cura di) Anna Pasolini
      Pages: 365 - 376
      Abstract: n.18-11/2017 Transfinzioni: i personaggi minori
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Norme redazionali/Normas redaccionales/Normes
           rédactionnelles/Stylesheet

    • Authors: Emanuele Monegato
      Pages: 377 - 393
      Abstract: Norme redazionali/Normas redaccionales/Normes rédactionnelles/Stylesheet
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Bibliografia/Bibliografía/ Bibliographie/Works cited

    • Authors: Emanuele Monegato
      Pages: 394 - 410
      Abstract: Bibliografia/Bibliografía/ Bibliographie/Works cited
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
  • Peer reviewers 2016

    • Authors: Emanuele Monegato
      Pages: 411 - 413
      Abstract: Peer reviewers 2016
      PubDate: 2016-11-30
       
 
 
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