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Authority and authorship in V.S. Naipaul

Autore: Imraan Coovadia
Editore: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2009.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of V.S. Naipaul and resonate in postcolonial literature. Imraan Coovadia argues that the post-colonial societies Naipaul studies in novels such as A Bend in the River and Guerillas are defined by the fragility of their authority. Coovadia demonstrates through close reading, how Naipaul, born in  Per saperne di più…
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Persona incaricata: V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul; Vidiadhar S Naipaul
Tipo documento: Book
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Imraan Coovadia
ISBN: 9780230615359 023061535X
Numero OCLC: 265733643
Descrizione: 188 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Contenuti: Authority and misquotation in A bend in the river --
The cold joke --
V.S. Naipaul and the black power killings in Trinidad --
V.S. Naipaul and the Muslims --
V.S. Naipaul and the uses of South Africa.
Responsabilità: Imraan Coovadia.

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This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of V.S. Naipaul and resonate in postcolonial literature.  Per saperne di più…

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