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Review from previous edition I imagine the book will continue to be an important resource for many years.

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A Very Short Introduction. Description About the Author s Table of Contents Reviews Description Praised as an indispensable, uniquely inclusive study of the field, Colonial and Postcolonial Literature is the definitive, founding introduction to the exciting growth area of colonial and postcolonial writing in English.

Chronology of Key Events and Publications. Submitting a Proposal Your Contacts. Highly praised from the time of its first postcplonial for its lucidity, breadth, and insight, the book has itself played a crucial part in founding and shaping this rapidly expanding field. Get to Know Us. As a critical overview of colonial writing and of postcolonialism, this title remains unparalleled for its historical breadth and the clarity of its theoretical discussion.

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Bohmer Praise for the previous edition: There’s a problem loading this menu right now. At the Violet Hour Sarah Cole. Oxford University Press; 2 edition December 8, Language: Voices of the Other.


Illuminating close readings of texts by a wide variety of writers – from Kipling and Conrad through to Kincaid, from Ngugi to Noonuccal and Naipaul – explicate key theoretical terms such as ‘subaltern’, ‘colonial resistance’, ‘writing back’, and ‘hybridity’. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and postcklonial by publishing worldwide.

Terrorism, Insurgency and Indian-English Literature, Colonial and Postcolonial Literature is as accessible to the newcomer to the field as it is useful to the specialist. Add both to Cart Add both to List.

The expanded and revised edition will confirm this standing. Illuminating close readings of texts by a wide variety of writers – from Kipling and Conrad through to Kincaid, from Ngugi to Noonuccal and Naipaul – explicate key theoretical terms such as elleks, ‘colonial resistance’, ‘writing back’, and ‘hybridity’.

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Gender and colonial space. In a notoriously complex field, important theoretical terms and issues are illuminated by way of close readings of key texts, but without ever losing subtlety in favour of accessibility.

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Men At War Christopher Coker. Choose your country or region Close. All Those Strangers Douglas Field. Beyond the Black Atlantic. A Concise Companion to Postcolonial Literature. Buy the selected items together This item: Garrison Request an Inspection Copy. Table of Contents Introduction 1: New to this edition A new final chapter and conclusion outline the leading new debates in the postcolonial field concerning such issues as transnationalism, globalisation, sexuality, and local resistance.

The New Oxford Shakespeare: You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: This revised edition includes new critiques of postcolonial women’s writing, an expanded and fully annotated bibliography, and a new chapter and conclusion on postcolonialism exploring keynote debates in the field relating to sexuality, transnationalism, and local resistance.

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