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By Robert F. Reid-Pharr

Enlists the rules of post-humanist critique so that it will examine many years of intimate dialogues among African American and Spanish intellectuals 
 

In Archives of Flesh, Robert Reid-Pharr unearths the deep heritage of highbrow engagement among African the United States and Spain.  Opening a desirable window onto black and anti-Fascist highbrow existence from 1898 during the mid-1950s, Reid-Pharr argues that key associations of Western Humanism, together with American schools and universities, constructed in intimate relation to slavery, colonization, and white supremacy.  This retreat to rigidly confirmed philosophical and demanding traditions can by no means absolutely address—or even absolutely recognize—the deep-seated hostility to black subjectivity underlying the humanist excellent of a transcendent Manhood.               

Calling for a particularly anti-white supremacist reexamination of the files of black subjectivity and resistance, Reid-Pharr enlists the rules of post-humanist critique in an effort to examine a long time of intimate dialogues among African American and Spanish intellectuals, together with Salaria Kea, Federico Garcia Lorca, Nella Larsen, Langston Hughes, Richard Wright, Chester Himes, Lynn Nottage, and Pablo Picasso. within the procedure Reid-Pharr takes up the “African American Spanish Archive” as a way to face up to the anti-corporeal, anti-black, anti-human biases that stand on the center of Western Humanism. 

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