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Writers In Between Languages: Minority Languages in the Global Scene
Th book debates the consequences implied by linguistic extra-territorialization for many authors in a minority language, the realignment implied by the hegemony of English for all other literatures, and the options open ...
Beyond Guernica and the Guggenheim: Art and Politics from a Comparative Perspective
This book looks at how art and politics relate with each other from a variety of theoretical and practical viewpoints, including how artists may be intentionally engaged with politics, curation as yet another aspect of the ...
Voicing the Moment: Improvised Oral Poetry and Basque Tradition
Chapters treat various improvised poetry including especially Basque bertsolaritza, including poetic art and techniques.
War, Exile, Justice, and Everyday Life, 1936-1946
This book focuses on the lives of ordinary people ensnared in world events of the 1930s and 1940s beyond their control such as the bombing of Gernika, Spanish Civil War exile, France’s sudden defeat and its occupation and more.
Opportunity Structures in Diaspora Relations: Comparisons in Contemporary Multilevel Politics of Diaspora and Transnational Identity
Treats the main characteristics and organizational structures of contemporary ethno-national diasporas.
Playing Fields: Power, Practice, and Passion in Sports
Reflections on games, sports, and motor practices and their interaction with global-local processes, inequality, gender relations, identity, representation, performance, and emotion.
Language Rights and Cultural Diversity
This book treats the lack of official status of many of the world's languages, along with other cultural, political, and legal factors, that contribute to a worldwide loss of linguistic diversity and cultural richness.
Empire & Terror: Nationalism/Postnationalism in the New Millennium
Chapters treat nationalism, globalization, and terrorism debates, including debates on stateless nations, particularism/universalism, and radical democracy.
Learning from the Bilbao Guggenheim
This book focuses on the “Guggenheim effect” five years after the opening of the Guggenheim Bilbao Museum, and reflects on the iconic location's influence on art, architecture, museums, and urban renewal.
This book studies “communities of knowledge,” a concept that goes beyond the notion of communities of practice to analyze the structure of the emergent knowledge societies.