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“There is No Victor But God: The Colonial Afterlife of a Medieval Granadan Motto.”

By |2018-04-25T15:29:34+01:00June 12th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , |

Grounded in nearly a decade of research in Spain and North Africa, Colonial al-Andalus explores the culture, politics, and legacies of Spanish colonialism in Morocco (1859-1956).  It traces the genealogy of a widespread idea about Morocco: namely, the idea that modern Moroccan culture descends directly from al-Andalus.

What is postcolonial philology?

By |2017-09-12T11:13:44+01:00September 10th, 2017|Categories: Interventions, Keywords|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

S. Shankar argues that postcolonial philology can present "a powerful way of plumbing the depths of that dauntingly deep and shifting ocean of historical experience that we call the modern colonial encounter and its aftermath".