Saturday, 27 October 2012

Frantz Fanon on reason and racism

Reason was confident of victory on every level. I put all the parts back together. But I had to change my tune.

That victory played cat and mouse; it made a fool of me. As the other put it, when I was present, it was not; when it was there, I was no longer.
- Frantz Fanon, Black Skin, White Masks