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Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

India – USA

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak is a Professor at Columbia University. She has received 15 honorary doctorates, a Kyoto Prize, a Padma Bhushan award, a Chevalier des Arts, and is a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, and a fellow of the British Academy. She is an obsessive hands-on activist for holistic humanities education, ecology, and feminism.