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Diasporic inquiries into South Asian Women's narratives : alien domiciles

Author: Shilpa Daithota Bhat
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This anthology is an examination of the co-relations of alienness and homing conceptualizations, cultural and discursive practices, represented in South Asian women's diasporic narratives. The central premise is the context-specific relationships that generate a sense of unbelongingness in transnational configurations"--
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Diasporic inquiries into South Asian Women's narratives
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, 2020.
(DLC) 2020002934
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shilpa Daithota Bhat
ISBN: 9781498591768 1498591760
OCLC Number: 1143795047
Description: vii, 221 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction, Shilpa Daithota BhatSection 1: Domicile TropesChapter 1: 'You are here, says the arrow': The Body as Home in the Poetry of Moniza Alvi, Setara PrachaChapter 2: India, Heat, Dust and Tea?: Alienness and Marketability in Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and Nicole C. Vosseler, Alejandra Moreno-AlvarezChapter 3: "[A] girl from the village: totally unspoilt": Nazneen's 'Unhomeliness' in Monica Ali's Brick Lane, Sam NaiduSection 2: Shifting DomicilesChapter 4: Ethnography of a Hyphen? The Gendering of Gen-X Diasporic Agency, Gurbir Singh JollyChapter 5: Migration and Sexuality in S. J. Sindu's Marriage of a Thousand Lies, Maryse JayasuriyaChapter 6: Reimagining Reluctance: The South-Asian Diaspora and Global 'Homing' in Mira Nair's The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Shuhita BhattacharjeeSection 3: Domicile SignificationsChapter 7: Negotiating the "Postcolonial Exotic" through Subversive Third-Person Narration in Jhumpa Lahiri's The Namesake, Lara Virginia KattekolaChapter 8: Singing the Subaltern Woman: Film, feminism and Qawwali in the South Asian diaspora, Lauren BettridgeChapter 9: Song, Narrative, Belonging: The Place of Song in the Oral Histories of Sri Lankan Tamil women in London, Jasmine HornabrookChapter 10: Domesticating the Alien: Culinary references and food rituals in The Song of the Sun God, Shashikala Assella
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For an anthropologist, these original and insightful essays on diasporic novels, music, and performance in the South Asian diaspora open up fascinating old-new questions about the subtleties and Read more...

 
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