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Colonial Kettle Logic: Settler Colonialism as Wish Fulfillment

Colonial Kettle Logic (CKL) provides a new theoretical appraisal of settler colonialism based in psychoanalytic critique, situating the unconscious in the continuing history of Empire. CKL is an interwoven set of mutually exclusive arguments employed within┬ásettler colonial discourse┬áthat tacitly function to disavow violent settler histories of dispossession. The enumeration of these arguments illustrates precisely what […]