Introduction: a new humanism Self, identity, and ideas Revisiting Derrida, Lacan, and Foucault Derrida gets medieval Imaginary empires, real nations Edward Said spaced out Modernity, what? Teachers, scholars, and the humanities today Translation matters Can music resist? The "cultural studies turn" in Brown studies Pulling up stakes in Latin/o American theoretical claims Fugitive thoughts on justice and happiness Why literature matters Interpretation, interdisciplinarity, and the people.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -348) and index.