Our project belongs to our time. It made its debut at a time of turbulence marked by the difficulties that faced India’s new nation state, by acute civil disturbances which threatened occasionally to tear it apart, by a common anxiety in which the frustration of the Midnight’s Children born since Independence blended with the disillusionment of older generations to produce an explosive discontent...
Wednesday, 29 August 2012
After Subaltern Studies
By Partha Chatterjee, Economic & Political Weekly