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Decolonising Gender : Literature and a poetics of the real.

Author: Caroline Rooney
Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2007.
Series: Routledge research in postcolonial literatures.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Through examination of the functions of language and cross-cultural readings of literature - from African queer reading to postcolonial Shakespeare - Rooney explores current ideas of performativity€in literature and language, €and negotiates a path between feminist theorys common pitfalls of essentialism and constructivism.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Rooney
ISBN: 9780203933596 0203933591 1281062650 9781281062659
OCLC Number: 476122261
Description: 1 online resource (259 pages).
Contents: Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 From monstrosity and techno-performativity to sumud; 2 What is enlightenment? What is enlightenment? What is enlightenment?; 3 Radiance or brilliance; 4 The other of the confession: The philosophical type; 5 The other of the confession: Women of Zimbabwe; 6 Shakespeare the shaman; 7 Sisters of Marx: A conclusion; Notes; Index.
Series Title: Routledge research in postcolonial literatures.

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Through examination of the functions of language and cross-cultural readings of literature - from African queer reading to postcolonial Shakespeare - Rooney explores current ideas of performativity€in literature and language, €and negotiates a path between feminist theorys common pitfalls of essentialism and constructivism.

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