Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
The Postcolonial ContemporaryPolitical Imaginaries for the Global Present$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Jini Kim Watson and Gary Wilder

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780823280063

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: January 2019

DOI: 10.5422/fordham/9780823280063.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM FORDHAM SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.fordham.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Fordham University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in FSO for personal use.date: 20 October 2019

Foucault, Fanon, Intellectuals, Revolutions

Foucault, Fanon, Intellectuals, Revolutions

Chapter:
(p.31) One: Foucault, Fanon, Intellectuals, Revolutions
Source:
The Postcolonial Contemporary
Author(s):

Anthony C. Alessandrini

Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823280063.003.0002

This chapter examines Michel Foucault’s writings on Iran, alongside several texts by Frantz Fanon, in order to bring out certain aspects of their respective approaches to ongoing revolutions. It argues that such approaches are necessary for postcolonial studies to do justice to the revolutions of our time, such as the still-unfolding struggles of the Arab Spring.

Keywords:   Arab Spring, Foucault, Fanon, Intellectuals, Iran, Revolutions

Fordham Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .