August 3, 2019

My review of Matory’s “The Fetish Revisited” published in the JAAR

I was invited to submit a review essay of J. Lorand Matory’s new book, The Fetish Revisited: Marx, Freud, and the Gods Black People Make (Duke UP, 2018) for the Journal of the American Academy of Religions. It is already available for viewing online for AAR members and journal subscribers.

J. Lorand Matory’s The Fetish Revisited is a masterful work, stunning in its erudition, ambitious argument, and prodigious ethnographic detail…..

Read the full review:
Journal of the American Academy of Religion, lfz043,