E-books: Post-Colonial Studies

  • Domestic Intersections in Contemporary Migration Fiction: At Home in the Metropole book cover

    Domestic Intersections in Contemporary Migration Fiction

    At Home in the Metropole, 1st Edition

    By Lucinda Newns

    Homing the Metropole presents a new approach to diasporic fiction that reorients postcolonial readings of migration away from processes of displacement and rupture towards those of placement and homemaking. While notions of home have frequently been associated with essentialist understandings of…

    eBook – 2020-01-07
    Routledge

  • Glocal Narratives of Resilience book cover

    Glocal Narratives of Resilience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ana María Fraile-Marcos

    Resilience discourse has recently become a global phenomenon, infiltrating the natural and social sciences, but has rarely been undertaken as an important object of study within the field of the humanities. Understanding narrative in its broad sense as the representation in art of an event or story…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Ethnic Resonances in Performance, Literature, and Identity book cover

    Ethnic Resonances in Performance, Literature, and Identity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yiorgos Kalogeras, Cathy C. Waegner

    This volume seeks to weave applications of the dynamic concept of resonance to ethnic studies. Resonance refers to the ever broadening, multidirectional effects of movement or action, a concept significant for many disciplines. The individual chapters exchange the concept of static "intertextuality…

    eBook – 2019-12-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

  • Graphic Narratives and the Mythological Imagination in India book cover

    Graphic Narratives and the Mythological Imagination in India

    1st Edition

    By Roma Chatterji

    This book explores graphic narratives and comics in India and demonstrates how these forms serve as sites on which myths are enacted and recast. It uses the case studies of a comics version of the Mahabharata War, a folk artist’s rendition of a comic book story, and a commercial project to…

    eBook – 2019-12-05
    Routledge India

  • Spectres from the Past: Slavery and the Politics of

    Spectres from the Past

    Slavery and the Politics of "History" in West African and African-American Literature, 1st Edition

    By Portia Owusu

    Spectres from the Past: The "History" of Slavery in West African and African-American Narratives examines the merit of the claim that West African writers, in comparison to African-Americans authors, deliberately expunge the history of slavery from literary narratives. The book explores slavery in…

    eBook – 2019-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Literature and Culture

  • The Routledge Companion to Victorian Literature book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Victorian Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dennis Denisoff, Talia Schaffer

    The Routledge Companion to Victorian Literature offers 45 chapters by leading international scholars working with the most dynamic and influential political, cultural, and theoretical issues addressing Victorian literature today. Scholars and students will find this collection both useful and…

    eBook – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Literature Companions

  • Locating African European Studies: Interventions, Intersections, Conversations book cover

    Locating African European Studies

    Interventions, Intersections, Conversations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Felipe Espinoza Garrido, Caroline Koegler, Deborah Nyangulu, Mark U Stein

    Drawing on a rich lineage of anti-discriminatory scholarship, art, and activism, Locating African European Studies engages with contemporary and historical African European formations, positionalities, politics, and cultural productions in Europe. Locating African European Studies reflects on the…

    eBook – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies on African and Black Diaspora

  • In Search of Indian English: History, Politics and Indigenisation book cover

    In Search of Indian English

    History, Politics and Indigenisation, 1st Edition

    By Ranjan Kumar Auddy

    This book presents a historical account of the development of an acrolectal variety of the English language in colonial India. It highlights the phenomenon of Indianization of the English language and its significance in the articulation of the Indian identity in pre-Independence India. This volume…

    eBook – 2019-11-11
    Routledge India

  • Articulations of Resistance: Transformative Practices in Contemporary Arab-American Poetry book cover

    Articulations of Resistance

    Transformative Practices in Contemporary Arab-American Poetry, 1st Edition

    By Sirene Harb

    Using a theoretical framework located at the intersection of US ethnic studies, transnational studies, and postcolonial studies, Articulations of Resistance: Transformative Practices in Arab-American Poetry maps an interdisciplinary model of critical inquiry to demonstrate the intimate link and…

    eBook – 2019-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Literature and Culture

  • The Desertmakers: Travel, War, and the State in Latin America book cover

    The Desertmakers

    Travel, War, and the State in Latin America, 1st Edition

    By Javier Uriarte

    This book studies how the rhetoric of travel introduces different conceptualizations of space and time in scenarios of war during the last decades of the 19th century, in Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay, and Uruguay. By examining accounts of war and travel in the context of the consolidation of state…

    eBook – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Travel Writing

  • Writing Cyprus: Postcolonial and Partitioned Literatures of Place and Space book cover

    Writing Cyprus

    Postcolonial and Partitioned Literatures of Place and Space, 1st Edition

    By Bahriye Kemal

    Bahriye Kemal's ground-breaking new work serves as the first study of the literatures of Cyprus from a postcolonial and partition perspective. Her book explores Anglophone, Hellenophone and Turkophone writings from the 1920s to the present. Drawing on Yi-Fu Tuan’s humanistic geography and Henri…

    eBook – 2019-10-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Poetic Encounters in the Americas: Remarkable Bridge book cover

    Poetic Encounters in the Americas

    Remarkable Bridge, 1st Edition

    By Peter Ramos

    Poetic Encounters in the Americas: Remarkable Bridge examines the ways in which U.S. and Latin American modernist canons have been in cross-cultural, mutually enabling conversation, especially through the act of literary translation. Examining eighteen U.S. and Latin American poets, my book is one…

    eBook – 2019-10-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in American Literature and Culture

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