By Juliet Steyn,Nadja Stamselberg
This publication goals to complicate, impress and problematize those ubiquitous discourses, evolving new textual and interdisciplinary ways to eu cultural regulations and unmasking the assumptions of essentialist identification politics that move undeclared on the borders of cultural discourse. Framed via works of art that supply a glimpse of cross-cultural encounters, 12 contributions by means of best figures in post-colonial and translation reports, political philosophy, paintings, radical aesthetics, policy-making and sociology examine the political and cultural meanings of migration.
Breaching Borders lines 3 major issues in exploring the lived fact of eu rules of integration: the position of translation in shaping id development and allowing the move of principles, and artwork as highlighting indicators of up to date malaise, are introduced jointly within the important metaphor of waste - the path of garbage left in the back of by means of mechanisms of mobility; the excised narratives of wasted identities and folks. starting with internationally-renowned educational Zygmunt Bauman’s contribution at the exclusion and negativing of ‘wasted lives’ this anthology exposes the contradictions of a Europe that encourages cultural diversities yet is passionate about the perceived danger posed by means of porous borders.
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Breaching Borders: Art, Migrants and the Metaphor of Waste (International Library of Cultural Studies) by Juliet Steyn,Nadja Stamselberg