Aamir R. Mufti is professor of Comparative Literature at the University of California, Los Angeles. He is the author of Enlightenment in the Colony: The Jewish Question and the Crisis of Postcolonial Culture (Princeton University Press, 2007) and Forget English!: Orientalisms and World Literatures (Harvard University Press, 2016).
Down with the English Language!
Colin Marshall looks at books by Minae Mizumura and Aamir R. Mufti that lament the rise of global English....