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Public Culture

An interdisciplinary journal of transnational cultural studies

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On the Predicament of the Sign: The Modern African Woman’s Claim to Locality

Fatu Kande Senghor

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Public Culture is a reviewed interdisciplinary journal of cultural studies, published three times a year in Fall, Winter, and Spring for the Institute for Public Knowledge by Duke University Press. The journal's full archives are available online at

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