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Desiring Whiteness

A Lacanian Analysis of Race (Opening Out)

by Seshadri-Crooks

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
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Open LibraryOL7485905M
ISBN 100415192544
ISBN 109780415192545

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Employing Lacan's theories of the subject. Desiring Whiteness provides a compelling new interpretation of how we understand race. Race is often seen to be a social construction. Nevertheless, we continue to deploy race thinking in our everyday life as a way of telling people apart by: Book Description.

Desiring Whiteness provides a compelling new interpretation of how we understand race. Race is often seen to be a social construction.

Nevertheless, we continue to deploy race thinking in our everyday life as a way of telling people apart visually. Desiring Whiteness provides a compelling new interpretation of how we understand race.

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Seshadri-Crooks's Desiring Whiteness makes an important contribution into three areas of inquiry: psychoanalysis, critical race studies, and modern aesthetics.

The book first of all develops a highly original psychoanalytic theory of the specificity of the symbolic structure of race in its similarity and distinction from other types of differences: class, gender, nationality, on the one Author: Ewa Plonowska Ziarek.

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By Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks. London and New York: Routledge, Fair Sex, Savage Dreams: Race, Psychoanalysis, Sexual Difference. By Jean Walton. Desiring Whiteness: A Lacanian Analysis of Race (review) Article in Journal for the Psychoanalysis of Culture and Society 8(2) January with 91.

Desiring Whiteness: A Lacanian Analysis of Race. Opening Out. London: Routledge. ISBN: (hb)(pb) 0 2. Price: £50, £ Desiring Whitenessisa provocative addition to the annals of critical race theory. Its explic.

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Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks is the author of Desiring Whiteness ( avg rating, 15 ratings, 3 reviews, published ), Desiring Whiteness ( avg rating, 4/5. Desiring Whiteness provides a compelling new interpretation of how we understand race.

Race is often seen to be a social construction. Nevertheless, we continue to deploy race thinking in our everyday life as a way of telling people apart : Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks. Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks Biography - - Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks Biography and List of Works - Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks Books Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks is the author of books such as Desiring Whiteness.

Books by Kalpana Seshadri-Crooks. Desiring Whiteness. What was Dr. Seuss’s first published book. Take a stab at guessing and be entered to. Book Reviews Desiring Whiteness: A Lacanian Analysis of Kalpana Seshadri‐ and New York: Routledge, Fair Sex, Savage Dreams: Race, Psychoanalysis, Sexual Difference.

Whiteness studies is an interdisciplinary arena of inquiry that has developed beginning in the United States, particularly since the late 20th century, and is focused on what proponents describe as the cultural, historical and sociological aspects of people identified as white, and the social construction of "whiteness" as an ideology tied to social status.

Black Bodies, White Gazes: The Continuing Significance of Race understands Black embodiment within the context of white hegemony within the context of a racist, anti-Black world.

George Yancy examines themes such as double consciousness, invisibility, and corporeal malediction that capture the lived reality of Black bodies under tremendous existential duress. The University of Chicago Press.

Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center.Michael H. (commenting on style in Stuart Ewen’s book All Consuming Images) also talks about this desire for attention, stating that breakdancing and rap are a way to say “listen to my story.Many thanks to the members of my Desiring Whiteness Cartel who read the Seshadri-Crooks book with me, helped me understand Lacanian concepts, encouraged me in my own work and educated me through theirs: Erica Burman, Vera Martin and Suryia Nayak.

Also thanks to Alecia Jackson and Phillip Prince for comments on a draft version of this by: