The critical essays in this volume reflect the duality of postcolonial Europe as, on the one hand, a site of rising xenophobia and exclusion, and of convivial inclusiveness and transcultural aperture on the other.
Zygmunt Bauman, The Triple Challenge
Étienne Balibar, Ideas of Europe: Civilization and Constitution
Paul Gilroy, Shameful History: The Social Life of Races and the Postcolonial Archive
Simon Glendinning, 'Europe, for example'
Luisa Passerini, The Ethics of European Memory: What is to be Done?
Max Silverman, Hybrid Memory in the City
Sandra Ponzanesi, Europe Adrift: Rethinking Borders, Bodies, and
Citizenship from the Mediterranean
Cordula Lemke, Contesting Europe, Provincializing the World
Margaret Fetzer, Beyond the Textual Line: Walter Scott’s Postponing and
Post-scripting of ‘Authentic’ Scottishness
Paulo de Medeiros, A Failure of the Imagination? Questions for a
John McLeod, No End to Europe? Connecting Caledonias