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  • Anxious urbanity: xenophobia, the native subject and the refugee camp 

    Pillay, Suren (Routledge Taylor Francis Group, 2013)
    Could we think of the black subject under apartheid as a refugee, and might this condition be the paradigmatic metaphor for thinking about the postcolonial African predicament of citizenship? This paper considers the ...
  • Apartheid's university: Notes on the renewal of the Enlightenment 

    Lalu, Premesh (CODESRIA, 2007)
    This paper sets to work on strategies for forging new and critical humanities at the institutional site of the university that appears to be trapped in the legacies of apartheid. The paper suggests that the university's ...
  • When was South African history ever postcolonial? 

    Lalu, Premesh (History Department, UWC, 2008)
    In this article I argue that what enabled affiliation to the larger political project against apartheid was precisely the production of a subject that was always, and necessarily, threaded through a structure of racial ...