Walter D. Mignolo

Walter D. Mignolo is William H. Wannamaker Professor of Romance Studies in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Literature at Duke University. His books include:
  • The Darker Side of the Renaissance: Literacy, Territoriality and Colonization (1995)
  • Local Histories/Global Designs: Coloniality, Subaltern Knowledges and Border Thinking (2000)
  • The Idea of Latin America (2005)
  • The Darker Side of Western Modernity: Global Futures, Decolonial Options (2011)
  • Learning to Unlearn: Decolonial Reflections from Eurasia and the Americas, co-authored with Madina V. Tlostanova (2012)
  • On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis, co-authored with Catherine E. Walsh (2018)
  • The Politics of Decolonial Investigations (2021)

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