Postcolonial Witnessing

Trauma Out of Bounds

  • Stef Craps

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 128-170

About this book


Postcolonial Witnessing argues that the suffering engendered by colonialism needs to be acknowledged more fully, on its own terms, in its own terms, and in relation to traumatic First World histories if trauma theory is to have any hope of redeeming its promise of cross-cultural ethical engagement.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Stef Craps
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  1. 1.Ghent UniversityBelgium

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