LatinX and the neurologization of self


Journal Article

© 2017, © The Author(s) 2017. This paper explores the question of “LatinX” through debates in affective and critical neuroscience regarding the “neurologization of self” that many theorists claim we are experiencing today. This exploration takes Oliver Sacks’ case study “The Autist’s Artist” as its centerpiece and traces how the figure of “José” is narrativized as an autistic subject. The paper asks how we might understand “José” as a “LatinX” subject.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Viego, A

Published Date

  • August 1, 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 160 - 176

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1461-7048

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0921-3740

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0921374017727849

Citation Source

  • Scopus