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Polish, hybrid, and otherwise : exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz

Author: George Z Gasyna
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Polish, Hybrid, and Otherwise examines the triple compact made by displaced authors with language, their host country, and the homeland left behind. It considers the entwined phenomena of expatriation and homelessness, and the artistic responses to these conditions, including reconstructions of identity and the creation of idealized new homelands. Conrad and Gombrowicz, writers who lived with the condition of exile,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Witold Gombrowicz; Joseph Conrad; Witold Gombrowicz
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George Z Gasyna
ISBN: 9781441130167 1441130160 9781441192981 1441192980
OCLC Number: 732958659
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 276 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Translations; Glossary; Introduction: The Spaces and Trajectories of Exile; Chapter 1 The Condition Known as Exile; Chapter 2 Crossing the Thresholds of Modernist Discourse; Chapter 3 Life Writing; Chapter 4 Toward Heterotopia: The Case of Trans- Atlantyk; Chapter 5 Imagined Nations, Fractured Narrations: The Politics of Language and Poetics of Territoriality in Nostromo; Chapter 6 The Conditional Narrativity of Cosmos; Conclusion: Identity and its Displacements: Some Closing Axioms; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: George Z. Gasyna.

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Examines the triple compact made by displaced authors with language, their host country, and the homeland left behind. This title considers the entwined phenomena of expatriation and homelessness,  Read more...

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