Achille Mbembe

On the Postcolony. “We should first remind ourselves that, as a general rule, the experience of the Other, or the problemof the “I” of others and of human being we perceive as foreign to us, has almost always posed virtually insurmountable difficulties to the Western philosophical and political tradition.” (2, H/T Unsane)

Reviews: West Africa Review, UC Press blurb, H-Net, Research in African Literatures.

Axé.

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