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Land and nationalism in fictions from Southern Africa

Author: James Graham
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2009.
Series: Routledge research in postcolonial literatures, 24.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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By employing a range of critical perspectives?cultural materialist, feminist and ecocritical? Graham investigates the relation between land and nationalism in South African and Zimbabwean fiction from the 1960s to the present. This study discusses a wide range of writing including novels by Coetzee, Gordimer, Head, Hove, and Vera.
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Graham, James (James John George).
Land and nationalism in fictions from Southern Africa.
New York : Routledge, 2009
(DLC) 2008041592
(OCoLC)258767493
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: James Graham
ISBN: 9780203880197 0203880196
OCLC Number: 326877615
Description: 1 online resource (x, 203 pages).
Contents: 1. Introduction: Promised Lands in Southern Africa 2. Melancholy Possessions: Nationalisms and the Land in Black Writing from Zimbabwe 1975-1989 3. Revolutionary Repossessions: Subterranean Nationalism in South African Fictions 1969-1979 4. Reconstructions: Abjection and the Re-writing of Cultural Nationalism in Zimbabwean Fiction 1989-2002 5. From Repossession to Reform: A New Terrain in South African Fiction 1990-2000 6. Conclusion
Series Title: Routledge research in postcolonial literatures, 24.
Responsibility: James Graham.

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