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  • The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in Englishby C. L. Innes

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 24.00 US$ 19.68

    An invaluable guide through the growing field of postcolonial literature studies. more...

  • Postcolonial Life-Writingby Bart Moore-Gilbert

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 36.95

    Postcolonial Life-Writing is the first attempt to offer a sustained critique of this increasingly visible and influential field of cultural production. Bart Moore-Gilbert considers the relationship between postcolonial life-writing and its western analogues, identifying the key characteristics that differentiate the genre in the postcolonial context.... more...

  • Rerouting the Postcolonialby Janet Wilson; Cristina Sandru; Sarah Lawson Welsh

    Taylor and Francis 2009; US$ 43.95

    Rerouting the Postcolonial re-orientates and re-invigorates the field of Postcolonial Studies in line with recent trends in critical theory, reconnecting the ethical and political with the aesthetic aspect of postcolonial culture. Bringing together a group of leading and emerging intellectuals, this volume charts and challenges the diversity of postcolonial... more...

  • Diasporic Subjectivity and Cultural Brokering in Contemporary Post-Colonial Literaturesby Igor Maver

    Lexington Books 2009; US$ 84.99

    Demonstrating that an intercultural dialogue and constant cultural brokering are a must in our post-colonial world, the essays in this volume are a valuable contribution to the ongoing discourse on post-colonial diasporic literatures and identities. more...

  • A Concise Companion to Postcolonial Literatureby Shirley Chew; David Richards

    Wiley 2009; US$ 127.95 US$ 110.89

    Taking an innovative and multi-disciplinary approach to literature from 1947 to the present day, this concise companion is an indispensable guide for anyone seeking an authoritative understanding of the intellectual contexts of postcolonial literature and culture. An indispensable guide for anyone seeking an authoritative understanding of the intellectual... more...

  • Romance, Diaspora, and Black Atlantic Literatureby Yogita Goyal

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 23.00 US$ 18.86

    This book identifies the tensions between romance and realism in the literature of African diaspora, discussing Du Bois, Achebe, Wright and Phillips. more...

  • Embracing the Otherby Dunja M. Mohr

    Editions Rodopi 2008; US$ 100.80

    In the wake of addressing multiculturalism, transculturalism, racism, and ethnicity, the issue of xenophobia and xenophilia has been somewhat marginalized. The present collection seeks, from a variety of angles, to investigate the relations between Self and Other in the New Literatures in English. How do we register differences and what does an embrace... more...

  • Postcolonial Nostalgiasby Dennis Walder

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 48.95

    This book offers an original and informed critique of a widespread yet often misunderstood condition ? nostalgia, a pervasive human emotion connecting people across national and historical as well as personal boundaries. Often seen as merely escapist, nostalgia also offers solace and self-understanding for those displaced by the larger movements of... more...

  • The Event of Postcolonial Shameby Timothy Bewes

    Princeton University Press 2010; US$ 45.00 US$ 36.00

    In a postcolonial world, where structures of power, hierarchy, and domination operate on a global scale, writers face an ethical and aesthetic dilemma: How to write without contributing to the inscription of inequality? How to process the colonial past without reverting to a pathology of self-disgust? Can literature ever be free of the shame of the... more...

  • Postcolonial Ecologiesby Elizabeth DeLoughrey; George B. Handley

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 19.99 US$ 17.19

    This is the first collection to bring environmental issues into a dialogue with postcolonial studies. By examining African, Caribbean, Pacific Island and South Asian literatures and how they depict the relationship between humans and nature, Postcolonial Ecologies makes a compelling argument for a more global approach to thinking through our current... more...