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Postcolonial literature

Author: Justin D Edwards; Nicolas Tredell
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008.
Series: Readers' guides to essential criticism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Readers' Guides.
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"This Guide analyses the criticism of English-language literature from the major regions of the postcolonial world. Criticism on works by writers such as Jean Rhys, V.S. Naipaul and Salman Rushdie is discussed to illustrate the themes and concepts essential to an understanding of postcolonial literature and the development of criticism in the field."--Jacket.
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Edwards, Justin D., 1970-
Postcolonial literature.
Houndmills, Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2008
(OCoLC)649219351
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Justin D Edwards; Nicolas Tredell
ISBN: 9780230506732 0230506739 9780230506749 0230506747
OCLC Number: 214306150
Description: xii, 204 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Postcoloniality --
Difference --
Language --
Orality --
Rewriting --
Violence --
Travel --
Maps --
Gender --
Queer --
Haunting --
Memory --
Hybridity --
Diaspora --
Globalization.
Series Title: Readers' guides to essential criticism.
Responsibility: Justin D. Edwards ; consultant editor, Nicolas Tredell.
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