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Postcolonial Poetics : Genre and Form

Author: Patrick Crowley; Jane Hiddleston
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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However, this attention to poetics is not intended to replace political engagement, and, rather than privileging the literary at the expense of the political, this volume analyses how texts use genre  Read more...


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Postcolonial Poetics
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Crowley; Jane Hiddleston
ISBN: 9781846317187 1846317185
OCLC Number: 939746772
Notes: Title from publishers bibliographic system (viewed on 06 Mar 2013).
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Contents: Preface - Dominique CombeAcknowledgementsIntroduction - Jane HiddlestonLiterary Form and the Politics of Interpretation'New World' Exiles and Ironists from Evariste Parny to Ananda Devi - Framcoise Lionnet''... without losing sight of the whole': Said and Goethe - Matthias ZachMetaphorical Memories: Freud, Conrad and the Dark Continent - Nicholas HarrisonPlaying the Field/Performing 'the Personal' in Maryse Conde's Interviews - Eva SansaviorWriting Subjectivity, Crossing BordersA Concern Peculiar to Western Man? Postcolonial Reconsiderations of Autobiography as Genre - Bart Moore-GilbertStill Beseiged by Voices: Djebar's Poetics of the Threshold - Clarisse ZimraAlgerian Letters: Mixture, Genres, Literature Itself - Patrick CrowleyPostcolonial PoeticsHow to Speak about It? Kateb Yacine's Feminine Voice or Literat Wager: A Reading of Nedjma - Mireille Calle-Gruber (translated by lane Hiddlestor.The Rise of the recit d'enfance in the Francophone Caribbean - Louise HardwickReinventing the Legacies of GenreThe Tragedy of Decolonization: Dialectics at a Standstill - Martin MegevandJ. M. Coetzee's Australian Realism - Elleke BoehmerAmbivalence and Ambiguity of the Short Story in Albert Camus's 'L'H6te' and Mohammed Dib's 'La Fin' - Andy StaffordWriting against Genocide: Genres of Opposition in Narratives fror and about Rwanda - Zoe NorridgeNotes on ContributorsIndex
Responsibility: edited by Patrick Crowley, Jane Hiddleston.


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... this book will provide a key reference point for researchers embarking on analyses of postcolonial cultural production. -- Gillian Jein * French Studies, vol 67, no 1 *

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