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Switching languages : translingual writers reflect on their craft

Author: Steven G Kellman
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An anthology in which translingual authors from throughout the world examine their experiences writing in more than one language or in a language other than their primary one. It brings together  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Switching languages.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)606950094
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Steven G Kellman
ISBN: 0803227477 9780803227477 0803278071 9780803278073
OCLC Number: 50322949
Description: xix, 339 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: An Introduction / Kamala Das --
The Road to Babel / Ian Buruma --
Eighty-First World Esperanto Congress / Manifesto de Prago --
The Prague Manifesto: (English translation) --
French, Language of Culture / Leopold Sedar Senghor --
How to Tame a Wild Tongue / Gloria Anzaldua --
Initiation / Mary Antin --
My English / Julia Alvarez --
Interview with Ha Jin / Ha Jin --
My American Beginning / Andrew Lam --
Interview with Chang-rae Lee / Chang-Rae Lee --
One Literature in Two Languages / Baal-Makhshoves --
Autobiographical Essay / Ilan Stavans --
Introduction to Cuando era puertorriquena / Esmeralda Santiago --
Bilingual in Puerto Rico / Rosario Ferre --
Dummy / Luc Sante --
Imperialism of Language: English, a Language for the World? / Ngugi Wa Thiong'o --
African Speech ... English Words / Gabriel Okara --
The African Writer and the English Language / Chinua Achebe --
English and the Afrikaans Writer / Andre Brink --
The Black Afrikaans Writer: A Continuing Dichotomy / Hein Willemse --
From the Author's Foreword to Kanthapura / Raja Rao --
Damme, This Is the Oriental Scene for You! / Salman Rushdie --
Response to Salman Rushdie / C. J. S. Wallia --
Living in Translation / Gerda Lerner --
From "Becoming Anglicised" / Arthur Koestler --
Dedication / Gustavo Perez Firmat --
From The Play of the Eyes / Elias Canetti --
From "Writing in the Language of the Other" / Assia Djebar --
From "Words: A Basket of Love" / Marjorie Agosin.
Responsibility: edited by Steven G. Kellman.
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"Switching Languages shows that the choice to write in a language other than one's home language is not innocent. It imbricates an author's allegiance and loyalty to his or her native language, Read more...

 
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