Tag: Subaltern

  • Can The Subaltern Speak Summary

    Subaltern refers to a social group that is marginalized and oppressed. In Spivak’s essay, she discusses the ways in which the subaltern are unable to speak. She argues that the Western world silences the subaltern by denying them a voice. The Subaltern cannot speak because they are not given a platform to do so. Furthermore, … Read more