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Volume 11, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 1757-1952
  • E-ISSN: 1757-1960


This article addresses the concept of ‘anarchaeological reading’ proposed by Erin Graff Zivin, putting it at stake, on the one hand, in the reading of the temporal disjunction of the Borges reader of the question of eternity in Plato and, on the other, in the pointing out of the colonially regimented interpretation of the link between Yagán Indians and fox-dogs in southern Patagonia made by a European ‘Indian hunter’ at the end of the nineteenth century.


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Keyword(s): anarchaeology; Borges; fox-dog; Graff Zivin; Plato; reading; Yagán
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