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  • L' environnement traductionnelby André Clas; Safar Hayssam

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1992; US$ 26.25

    La traduction est vraiment l'outil indispensable du monde moderne et de la modernité. Mais on sait qu'elle demande du temps, beaucoup de temps, trop de temps parfois! Il s'agit alors de rationaliser le travail indispensable du traducteur, de créer un environnement qui lui permette de mieux faire face à sa tâche d'être... more...

  • Making Words Matterby Ambreen Hai

    Ohio University Press 2009; US$ 21.99

    Why should Salman Rushdie describe his truth telling as an act of swallowing impure “haram” flesh from which the blood has not been drained? Why should Rudyard Kipling cast Kim, the imperial child–agent, as a body/text written upon and damaged by empire? Why should E. M. Forster evoke through the Indian landscape the otherwise unspeakable racial or... more...

  • Language of Postcolonial Literaturesby Ismail S. Talib

    Routledge 2002; US$ 41.95

    Exploring literatures from a range of countries this book provides a comprehensive introduction to some of the central features of language in a wide variety of postcolonial texts. more...

  • Aesthetic Nervousnessby Ato Quayson

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 29.99

    Focusing primarily on the work of Samuel Beckett, Toni Morrison, Wole Soyinka, and J. M. Coetzee, Ato Quayson launches a thoroughly cross-cultural, interdisciplinary study of the representation of physical disability. Quayson suggests that the subliminal unease and moral panic invoked by the disabled is refracted within the structures of literature... more...

  • The Politics of the Female Bodyby Ketu Katrak

    Rutgers University Press 2006; US$ 30.95

    s it possible to simultaneously belong to and be exiled from a community? In Politics of the Female Body, Ketu H. Katrak argues that it is not only possible, but common, especially for women who have been subjects of colonial empires. Through her careful analysis of postcolonial literary texts, Katrak uncovers the ways that the female body becomes... more...

  • The Storyworld Accordby Erin James

    UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 60.00 US$ 51.00

    “Storyworlds,” mental models of context and environment within which characters function, is a concept used to describe what happens in narrative. Narratologists agree that the concept of storyworlds best captures the ecology of narrative interpretation by allowing a fuller appreciation of the organization of both space and time, by recognizing reading... more...

  • Connectionsby Emmanuel Nelson

    Aboriginal Studies Press 1988; US$ 12.00

    A collection of 8 essays which were presented at the International Conference on Black Literatures at the University of Queensland in 1986. The essays foucs on Aboriginal literature, including the writings of David Unaipon, Jack Davis, Ed Bullins, Colin Johnson and Kevin Cibert, but also examine other black experiences, including the works of Maori... more...

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

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 24.00

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

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

    Lexington Books 2009; US$ 84.50

    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...