Today we have academic researcher Sara Salem who is based at the Institute of Social Studies in the Netherlands and Fatuma Khaireh who is a member of the OOMK collective In London. We chat about the histories of feminist movements, gender as a Eurocentric (mis)conception and the limits of intersectionality. Thanks to Sara for making time for us during her short stay in town and Fatuma for making it such a lively discussion!
Books mentioned in podcast:
T.Denean Sharpley-Whiting. Frantz Fanon: Conflicts and Feminisms
Denise Ferreira da Silva. Toward a Global Idea of Race
Saidiya Hartman. Scenes of Subjection: Terror, Slavery and Self-Making in Nineteenth Century America; Lose Your Mother: A Journey Along the Atlantic Slave Route.
Hortense Spillers. Black, White and in Color.
Chandra Talpade Mohanty. Under Western Eyes: Feminist Scholarship and Colonial Discourses.
Abdelmalek Sayad: The Suffering of the Immigrant.