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Hungry Translations: Relearning the World through Radical Vulnerability

Richa Nagar

Abstract

The dominant landscape of knowledge and policy rests on a fundamental inequality: bodies who are seen as hungry are deemed available for the interventions of experts, but those experts often obliterate the ways that hungry people actively create politics and knowledge by living dynamic visions of what is ethical and what makes the good life. Hungry Translations approaches this socio-political and epistemic injustice by embodying a radically vulnerable collective praxis of unlearning and relearning that interweaves critical epistemology with critical pedagogy as an ongoing movement of relations ... More

Keywords: Hungry translations, epistemic justice, radical vulnerability, collective praxis, critical pedagogy, movement, Sangtin Kisan Mazdoor Sangathan (SKMS), Parakh Theatre, embodied relearning, classroom through theatre

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9780252042577
Published to Illinois Scholarship Online: May 2020 DOI:10.5622/illinois/9780252042577.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Richa Nagar, author
University of Minnesota