February 26, 2012
Weekly Book List, February 27, 2012
Trans-Americanity: Subaltern Modernities, Global Coloniality, and the Cultures of Greater Mexico by Jose David Saldivar (Duke University Press; 265 pages; $84.95 hardcover, $23.95 paperback). Argues for expanding American studies to include transnational, antinational, and "outernational" approaches.
Bad Souls: Madness and Responsibility in Modern Greece by Elizabeth Anne Davis (Duke University