ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Boys Will Be Boys-Gender and National Agency in Frantz Fanon and LTTE

Gender and National Agency in Frantz Fanon and LTTE Qadri Ismail While there are important differences between Frantz Fanon's accounts of national liberation and the LTTE's representation of the Tamil struggle, there is a strong basis for comparing the two: both hold that the nationalist project can only be fulfilled through revolutionary violence and both forge a nationalist subject/agent that is singularly male.

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