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Counterfoundational Histories from Native Brazil: On Violence and the Aesthetics of Memory
Teorizando as literaturas indígenas (2015)
  • Tracy Devine Guzmán, University of Miami
Abstract

This paper examines the ongoing struggle of Guarani-Kaiowá communities in the context of national and nationalist development imperatives and calls for an urgent rethinking of the current and possible relationships between notions of communal belonging, dominant sovereignty, and "progress."

Keywords
  • Guarani-Kaiowá; human rights; indigenous rights; indigenous activism; sovereignty
Publication Date
2015
Editor
Emilio del Valle Escalante
Publisher
A Contracorriente
Citation Information
Tracy Devine Guzmán. "Counterfoundational Histories from Native Brazil: On Violence and the Aesthetics of Memory" RaleighTeorizando as literaturas indígenas (2015)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/tracydevineguzman/27/