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Post-colonial literatures in English

history, language, theory

by Dennis Walder

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Published by Blackwell Publishers in Oxford, UK, Malden, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Commonwealth countries
    • Subjects:
    • Commonwealth literature (English) -- History and criticism.,
    • Literature and society -- Commonwealth countries -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Postcolonialism in literature.,
    • Decolonization in literature.,
    • Colonies in literature.,
    • Blacks in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [210]-219) and index.

      StatementDennis Walder.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9080 .W25 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 232 p. ;
      Number of Pages232
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL694893M
      ISBN 100631194916, 0631194924
      LC Control Number97042235

      Post-colonial literature (also Postcolonial literature, New English Literature, and New English literatures) is a body of literary writing that responds to the intellectual discourse of European colonization in the Asia, Africa, Middle East, the Pacific, and other post-colonial areas throughout the globe. Post-colonial literature addresses the problems and consequences of the de . Get this from a library! The Arnold anthology of post-Colonial literatures in English. [John Thieme;] -- The richness and diversity of post-colonial literatures is self-evident. They are widely read and studied, even in those countries where the dominance of the Anglo-American tradition was once.

      Buy Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English 2 by Eugene Benson, L.W. Conolly (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Author: Eugene Benson, L.W. Conolly.   The book is called The Empire Writes Back: Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures by Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths and Helen Tiffin. It was published in by Routledge in London. How should it appear as a reference at the end of your paper?

      The experience of colonization and the challenges of a post-colonial world have produced an explosion of new writing in English. This diverse and powerful body of literature has established a specific practice of post-colonial writing in cultures as various as India, Australia, the West Indies and Canada, and has challenged both the traditional canon and dominant ideas of literature .   The commonality of post-colonial experience is a starting point for many discussions of the field. For instance, Elleke Boehmer describes her book on colonial and post-colonial literature as being about the 'making of the globalized culture of the late twentieth century; about the entry of once-colonized Others into the West' (Boehmer, , p. 7).Pages:


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