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Self and colonial desire : travel writings of V.S. Naipaul

Author: Wimal Dissanayake; Carmen Wickramagamage
Publisher: New York : P. Lang, ©1993.
Series: Studies of world literature in English, vol. 2.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dissanayake, Wimal.
Self and colonial desire.
New York : P. Lang, ©1993
(OCoLC)605337200
Online version:
Dissanayake, Wimal.
Self and colonial desire.
New York : P. Lang, ©1993
(OCoLC)632147655
Named Person: V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul; Vidiadhar S Naipaul; V S Naipaul; V S Naipaul
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wimal Dissanayake; Carmen Wickramagamage
ISBN: 0820419753 9780820419756
OCLC Number: 27107989
Description: vii, 160 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Travel Writing as Colonial Narrative --
2. The Colonial Gaze and Caribbean Societies --
3. The Ambiguities of Textual Production --
4. Enlightenment Values and Cultural Geographies --
5. Discursive Space and Self-fashioning --
6. Questions of Reterritorialization and Human Achievement --
7. Tropes of Mutiny and Reimagining of India --
8. Epilogue.
Series Title: Studies of world literature in English, vol. 2.
Responsibility: by Wimal Dissanayake, Carmen Wickramagamage.

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