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From the Culture Studies notes: Appadurai : - Reflects on the sense of nostalgia that is part and partial of what makes identity identity. The sense of longing for what we think we are and for how we would like to think of ourselves, makes identity appear elsewhere. We, in other words, are elsewhere. This absence is not only what shapes the relations between south vs. It is not necessarily in land From the Culture Studies notes: Appadurai : - Reflects on the sense of nostalgia that is part and partial of what makes identity identity.
It is not necessarily in land but also in what is made up in our memory of how we would like to see ourselves, and define ourselves.
It is multidimensional. The missing component is imagination. The imagination has the potential to shape interpretations rather than get stuck on one viewpoint. The relations have mostly to do with power and domination.
Ethnicity is not linear or stuck; he argues that it changes. You cannot put a finger on what ethnicity is anymore. There is a generation of those who do not know where they come from anymore — set in no place and no time. He calls for a rethinking of the definition of cultures, regions, and nations, and he invents a theoretical framework: Ethnoscape, technoscape, financescape, mediscape, ideoscape. Moreover, there is bombardment of information. Even though there is much more access to information now, one would expect for the worlds to connect together, but they connect on the same ideals and boundaries.
La Modernidad Desbordada
Appadurai - Cap 1 - La modernidad desbordada
LA MODERNIDAD DESBORDADA