Contention (Vol. 10, Issue 1)

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Dear Colleague,


The latest issue of Contention: The Multidisciplinary Journal of Social Protest has published! This special issue explores theoretical and methodological issues related to activist and engaged scholarship.


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Volume 10, Issue 1

Guest Editors: Elisabet Dueholm Rasch, Floor van der Hout, and Michiel Köhne



Giovanni A. Travaglino



Engaged Anthropology and Scholar Activism: Double Contentions

Elisabet Dueholm Rasch, Floor van der Hout, and Michiel Köhne



From a “Double Task” to a “Double Contention” Perspective: On Academic and Activist Knowledge Production Processes

Júnia Marúsia Trigueiro de Lima


Using the Authority of Science in Activism

Michiel Köhne


From Colonial Extractivism to Hearting and Feelthinking: Reflections on Accompanying Women Territory Defenders in Bolivia

Floor van der Hout


Hacking the System: Activist Teaching in the Neoliberal University

Elisabet Dueholm Rasch


Teaching and Writing (as) Academic Activism

Hanne Bess Boelsbjerg and Lina Katan


Slowness as a Mode of Attention and Resistance: Playing With Time in Documentary Cinema and Disturbing the Rhythms of the Neoliberal University

Domitilla Olivieri



Volumes 1-4 are open access. Please visit the journal site to view.


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