Walter Mignolo

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Born May 1, 1941(1941-05-01)
Corral de Bustos, Argentina
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Walter D. Mignolo (1941, Corral de Bustos, Argentina) is a semiotician (École des Hautes Études) and professor at Duke University, who has published extensively on semiotics and literary theory, and worked on different aspects of the modern and colonial world, exploring concepts such as global coloniality, the geopolitics of knowledge, transmodernity, Border-Thinking, pluriversality, decoloniality, and decolonial aesthetics.

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  • Elementos para una teoría del texto literario, Barcelona: Crítica, 1978, 383 pp, PDF. (Spanish)
  • Literatura fantástica y realismo maravilloso, Madrid: La Muralla, 1983, 50 pp. (Spanish)
  • Textos, modelos y metáforas, Veracruz, MX: Universidad Veracruzana, 1984, 268 pp. (Spanish)
  • Teoría del texto e interpretación de textos, México: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1986, 298 pp. (Spanish)
  • editor, with Elizabeth H. Boone, Writing Without Words: Alternative Literacies in Mesoamerica and the Andes, Duke University Press, 1994, viii+324 pp. Review: Restall (Ethnohistory). (English)
  • The Darker Side of the Renaissance: Literacy, Territoriality, Colonization, University of Michigan Press, 1995, 426 pp; 2nd ed., 2003, xxii+463 pp. [1]. Reviews: Ortiz de Montellano (Americas), Nayar (J Am Folklore). (English)
    • El lado más oscuro del renacimiento: alfabetización, territorialidad y colonización, Popayán, CO: Editorial Universidad del Cauca, trans. Cristóbal Gnecco, 2016. (Spanish)
    • Wen yi fu xing de yin an mian: Shi zi jiao yu, di yu xing yu zhi min hua [文艺复兴的隐暗面: 识字教育, 地域性与殖民化], trans. Ran Wei, Beijing: Bei jing da xue chu ban she, 2016, 461 pp. (Chinese)
  • Local Histories / Global Designs: Coloniality, Subaltern Knowledges and Border Thinking, Princeton University Press, 1999, xix+371 pp. (English)
    • Historias locales / disenos globales: colonialidad, conocimientos subalternos y pensamiento fronterizo, Madrid: Akal, 2003, 452 pp. (Spanish)
    • Histórias locais / projetos globais: colonialidade, saberes subalternos e pensamento liminar, trans. Solange Ribeiro de Oliveira, Belo Horizonte: UFMG, 2003, 505 pp. (Brazilian Portuguese)
    • 로컬 히스토리/글로벌 디자인: 식민주의성, 서발턴 지식, 그리고 경계사유, trans. 이성훈, Seoul: 에코리브르, 2013, 653 pp. (Korean)
  • editor, Capitalismo y geopolítica del conocimiento: el eurocentrismo y la filosofia de la liberación en el debate intelectual contemporaneo, Buenos Aires: Del Signo, 2001; 2nd ed., 2014, 296 pp. [2] (Spanish)
  • editor, with Saurabh Dube and Ishita Banerjee Dube, Modernidades coloniales: otros pasados, historias presentes, México: El Colegio de México, 2004, 306 pp. (Spanish)
  • The Idea of Latin America, Wiley-Blackwell, 2005, xx+198 pp. (English)
    • La idea de América Latina: la herida colonial y la opción decolonial, trans. Silvia Jawerbaum and Julieta Barba, Barcelona: Gedisa, 2007, 241 pp. (Spanish)
    • 라틴아메리카, 만들어진 대륙: 식민적 상처와 탈식민적 전환, trans. 김은중, 그린비, 2010, 304 pp. [3] (Korean)
    • L'idea di America Latina: geostoria di una teoria decoloniale, trans. Flavio Fiorani, Milan: Mimesis, 2013, 224 pp. (Italian)
  • Descolonialidad del ser y del saber, Buenos Aires: Del Signo, 2006, 115 pp. [5] (Spanish)
  • "Delinking: The Rhetoric of Modernity, the Logic of Coloniality and the Grammar of De-Coloniality", Cultural Studies 21:2, Mar/May 2007, pp 449-514. (English)
    • Desobediencia epistémica: retórica de la modernidad, lógica de la colonialidad y gramática de la descolonialidad, Buenos Aires: Del Signo, 2010; 2nd ed., 2014, 104 pp. Reviews: Panotto (Postcol Net), Caamaño (Alpha), Martinez Peria (R Hisp Filosófico), Peressotti (Cardinalis). [6] [7] (Spanish)
    • Epistemischer Ungehorsam Rhetorik der Moderne, Logik der Kolonialität und Grammatik der Dekolonialität, trans. Jens Kastner and Tom Waibel, Vienna: Turia + Kant, 2012, 206 pp. [8] (German)
    • Avlänkning, trans. Patricia Lorenzoni, Hägersten: Tankekraft, 2014, 175 pp. [9] (Swedish)
    • La désobéissance épistémique: rhétorique de la modernité, logique de la colonialité et grammaire de la décolonialité, trans. Yasmine Jouhari and Marc Maesschalck, Peter Lang, 2015, 185 pp. [10] (French)
    • Dezobedienţa epistemică: retorica modernităţii, logica colonialităţii şi gramatica decolonialităţii, trans. Ovidiu Ţichindeleanu, Cluj: Idea Design & Print, 2015, 135 pp. [11] (Romanian)
  • editor, Género y descolonialidad, Buenos Aires: Del Signo, 2008; 2nd ed., 2014, 94 pp. [12] (Spanish)
  • editor, La teoría política en la encrucijada descolonial, Buenos Aires: Del Signo, 2009, 162 pp. [13] (Spanish)
  • editor, with Heriberto Caira, Las vertientes americanas del pensamiento y el proyecto des-colonias, Madrid: Trama, 2009, 272 pp. (Spanish)
  • El vuelco de la razón: diferencia colonial y pensamiento fronterizo, Buenos Aires: Del Signo, 2011, 189 pp. [15] (Spanish)
  • De la hermenéutica y la semiosis colonial al pensar descolonial, Quito: Abya-Yala, 2011, 151 pp; 2nd ed., 2013. [16] (Spanish)
  • editor, with Pedro Pablo Gómez, Estéticas decoloniales, Bogotá: Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, 2012, 92 pp. Exh. catalogue. Review: Belenguer (Otros logos). (Spanish)

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