First Convening on U.S. Local Racial Redress

Addressing the history of racial injustices towards African Americans has been the litmus test of U.S. reconciliation efforts (Campbell, 2009). However, over the past several decades, local, state and community actors have embarked on remediating U.S. historical wrongs to further racial reconciliation at the local level. Through political engagement and local community …

Book Review: The Politics of Victimhood in Post-conflict Societies: Comparative and Analytical Perspectives

Vincent Drulilolle and Roddy Brett, eds. The Politics of Victimhood in Post-conflict Societies: Comparative and Analytical Perspectives. Palgrave, 2018. This volume seeks to build on what its editors call the ‘victims turn’ (2) in approaches to the addressing of histories of violence by understanding how victimhood is defined, negotiated and …

FORUM KRITIKA ON HISTORICAL DIALOGUE

Kritika Kultura, an open-access, semi-annual, peer-reviewed international electronic journal of literary, language, and cultural studies of the Department of English of the …