G. V. Anderson lives on the south coast of England, existing on a steady diet of fantasy books, daydreams, and spicy pizza. Right now, she ought to be working on her novel—but she's probably asleep. Tell her to get a move on at @luna_luminarium.
Reverse extractivism is a colonial fever-dream, one that the reveals the colonist’s ultimate desires through its uncanny logics If extractivism is empire’s removal of resources from the periphery without industrial development or fair compensation, reverse extractivism is the imbrication of the colonizer into the very being of the colonized, such that resources don’t need to be removed to be exploited for the benefit of empire.
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