Because the creation of multiculturalism within the Nineteen Seventies, the redefinition of race in cultural phrases has long gone hand in hand with an reputable discourse of recognize for cultural distinction and variety. at the present time, within the wake of Sep 11, the rhetoric of tolerance is visibly breaking down. As country coverage shifts from the occasion of distinction to an fearful demand assimilation, the racial different (whether citizen or immigrant) is lower than renewed strain to combine herself into society. during this factor of Mute, participants learn the concern of multiculturalism - political, medical and social - as either a neoliberal offensive and a problem to reconsider the connection among specific identities and common rights, evolutionary technology and biopower. Texts by way of: George Caffentzis, Matthew Hyland, Daniel Jewesbury, Marek Kohn, Eric Krebbers, Hari Kunzru, Melancholic Troglodytes, Angela Mitropoulos, Luciana Parisi, Benedict Seymour
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