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  • Silence in Middle Eastern and Western Thought

    The Radical Unspoken, 1st Edition

    By Jason Bahbak Mohaghegh

    Presenting an engaging reflection on the work of prominent modern Iranian literary artists in exchange with contemporary Continental literary criticism and philosophy, this book tracks the idea of silence – through the prism of poetics, dreaming, movement, and the body – across the textual…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
    Routledge
    Intersections: Colonial and Postcolonial Histories

  • The Transnational in English Literature

    Shakespeare to the Modern, 1st Edition

    By Pramod K. Nayar

    The Transnational in English Literature examines English literary history through its transnational engagements and argues that every period of English Literature can be examined through its global relations. English identity and nationhood is therefore defined through its negotiation with other…

    Paperback – 2015-07-23
    Routledge

  • Fiction, Film, and Indian Popular Cinema

    Salman Rushdie’s Novels and the Cinematic Imagination, 1st Edition

    By Florian Stadtler

    This book analyses the novels of Salman Rushdie and their stylistic conventions in the context of Indian popular cinema and its role in the elaboration of the author’s arguments about post-independence postcolonial India. Focusing on different genres of Indian popular cinema, such as the ‘Social’,…

    Paperback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Critical Perspectives on Indo-Caribbean Women’s Literature

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joy Mahabir, Mariam Pirbhai

    This book is the first collection on Indo-Caribbean women's writing and the first work to offer a sustained analysis of the literature from a range of theoretical and critical perspectives, such as ecocriticism, feminist, queer, post-colonial and Caribbean cultural theories. The essays not only lay…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Secularism in the Postcolonial Indian Novel

    National and Cosmopolitan Narratives in English, 1st Edition

    By Neelam Srivastava

    This study explores the connections between a secular Indian nation and fiction in English by a number of postcolonial Indian writers of the 1980s and 90s. Examining writers such as Vikram Seth, Salman Rushdie, Amitav Ghosh, Shashi Tharoor, and Rohinton Mistry, with particularly close readings of…

    Paperback – 2015-05-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Postcolonial Comics

    Texts, Events, Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Binita Mehta, Pia Mukherji

    This collection examines new comic-book cultures, graphic writing, and bande dessinée texts as they relate to postcolonialism in contemporary Anglophone and Francophone settings. The individual chapters are framed within a larger enquiry that considers definitive aspects of the postcolonial…

    Hardback – 2015-05-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Colonialism/Postcolonialism

    3rd Edition

    By Ania Loomba

    Colonialism/Postcolonialism is a comprehensive yet accessible guide to the historical, theoretical and political dimensions of colonial and postcolonial studies. This new edition includes a new introduction and conclusion as well as extensive updates throughout. Topics covered include globalization…

    Paperback – 2015-04-28
    Routledge
    The New Critical Idiom

  • Postcolonial Ecocriticism

    Literature, Animals, Environment, 2nd Edition

    By Graham Huggan, Helen Tiffin

    This second edition of Postcolonial Ecocriticism, a book foundational for its field, has been updated to consider recent developments in the area such as environmental humanities and animal studies. Graham Huggan and Helen Tiffin examine transverse relations between humans, animals and the…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge

  • The City as Target

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ryan Bishop, Gregory Clancey, John W. Phillips

    Bringing together scholars from a diverse range of disciplines, The City as Target provides a sustained and critical response to the relationship between the concept of targeting (in its many forms) and notions of understanding, imagining and shaping the urban. Among the many spatial and graphic…

    Paperback – 2015-04-27
    Routledge
    Postcolonial Politics

  • Heroism and the Supernatural in the African Epic

    1st Edition

    By Mariam Konaté Deme

    There exists a strong tendency within Western literary criticism to either deny the existence of epics in Africa or to see African literatures as exotic copies of European originals. In both cases, Western criticism has largely failed to acknowledge the distinctiveness of African…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    African Studies

  • Locating Transnational Ideals

    1st Edition

    Edited by Walter Goebel, Saskia Schabio

    This volume defines versions of the transnational in their historical and cultural specificity. By "locating," the contributors contextualize historical and contemporary understandings of the fluid term "transnational," which vary in relation to the disciplines involved. This kind of historical and…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Travel Writing and Atrocities

    Eyewitness Accounts of Colonialism in the Congo, Angola, and the Putumayo, 1st Edition

    By Robert Burroughs

    This book examines eyewitness travel reports of atrocities committed in European-funded slave regimes in the Congo Free State, Portuguese West Africa, and the Putumayo district of the Amazon rainforest during the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth centuries. During this time, British explorers,…

    Paperback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Travel Writing

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