Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak


Columbia University


Great overview
Biographical information
Spivak manifesto
Stanford Presidential Lectures


Select Bibliography

  • A Critique of Post-Colonial Reason: Toward a History of the Vanishing Present. Harvard UP, 1999.
  • Death of a Discipline.
  • Other Asias.
  • The Spivak Reader. Ed. Donna Landry and Gerald MacLean. New York and London: Routledge, 1996. This book includes an extensive list of publications, including many interviews.
  • Outside In the Teaching Machine. London: Routledge, 1993.
  • The Post-Colonial Critic: Interviews, Strategies, Dialogues. Ed. Sarah Harasym. London: Routledge, 1990.
  • Selected Subaltern Studies. Edited with Ranajit Guha . Oxford: Oxford UP, 1988.
  • “Can the Subaltern Speak?” in Cary Nelson and Larry Grossberg, eds. Marxism and the interpretation of Culture. Chicago: Uni of Illinois Press, 1988, 271-313.
  • In Other Worlds: Essays in Cultural Politics. London: Methuen, 1987.
  • “Displacement and the Discourse of Woman,” in Mark Krupnik, ed. Displacement: Derrida and After. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 1983, p.169-95.
  • Translation and introduction to Derrida's Of Grammatology. Baltimore: John's Hopkins, 1976.
  • Translation of Mahasweta Devi's Mahasweta Devi, Imaginary Maps.

Secondary Sources:

  • Stephen Morton,Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak.
  • Patrick Williams and Laura Chrisman (eds), Colonial Discourse and Post-Colonial Theory: A Reader.