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Mestiz @ Scripts, Digital Migrations, and the Territories of Writing

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Mestiz @ Scripts, Digital Migrations, and the Territories of Writing - Baca, Damian, and Martin Alcoff, Linda (Foreword by)

Conventional scholarship on written communication positions the Western alphabet as a precondition for literacy. Thus, pictographic, non-verbal writing practices of Mesoamerica remain obscured by representations of lettered speech. This book examines how contemporary Mestiz@ scripts challenge alphabetic dominance, thereby undermining the colonized ...

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