Books written by Alex Khasnabish


Radical Imagination

August 1, 2014 | 256 pages
Course Codes:  FEM 6500
Semester:  Winter-2019
The idea of the imagination is as evocative as it is elusive. Not only does the imagination allow us to project ourselves beyond our physical and temporal limits, it also allows us to envision the future, individually and collectively. The radical imagination, then, is that spark of difference,... More Info

Insurgent Encounters

Duke University Press Books | April 12, 2013 | 464 pages
DIVInsurgent Encounters illuminates the dynamics of contemporary transnational social movements, including those advocating for women and indigenous groups, environmental justice, and alternative—cooperative rather than exploitative—forms of globalization. The contributors are politically... More Info


Zed Books | March 15, 2010 | 223 pages
In the early hours of January 1, 1994 a guerrilla army of indigenous Mayan peasants emerged from the highlands and jungle in the far southeast of Mexico and declared "ĄYa basta!" - "Enough!" - to 500 years of colonialism, racism, exploitation, oppression, and genocide.  More Info