King's College London

Research portal

Again on the Revolutionary Subject: Problematising Class and Subalternity in "Gramsci on Tahrir"

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)104-114
Number of pages18
JournalReview of African Political Economy
Issue number155
Early online date1 Dec 2017
Publication statusPublished - 2018


King's Authors


Roberto Roccu’s intervention provides a detailed reading of the concepts of subalternity, common sense and passive revolution as employed in Gramsci on Tahrir. Roccu calls for a more sustained and careful reading of how ‘subaltern agency’ is invoked and performed in revolutionary upheavals.

Download statistics

No data available

View graph of relations

© 2018 King's College London | Strand | London WC2R 2LS | England | United Kingdom | Tel +44 (0)20 7836 5454