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Hybrid Americas : contacts, contrasts, and confluences in new world literatures and cultures

Hybrid Americas : contacts, contrasts, and confluences in new world literatures and cultures

Author: Josef Raab; Martin Butler, Dr.
Publisher: Münster : LIT ; Tempe, AZ : Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe, ©2008.
Series: Inter-American perspectives, v. 2.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Hybrid Americas.
Münster : LIT ; Tempe, AZ : Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingüe, ©2008
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Josef Raab; Martin Butler, Dr.
ISBN: 1931010579 9781931010573 3825814270 9783825814274
OCLC Number: 242565248
Description: viii, 395 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: cultural hybridity in the Americas / Josef Raab and Martin Butler --
Living on the river / Rolando Hinojosa-Smith --
Alternate identities and creolities in Canadian literary discourse / Barbara Buchenau --
Constructions of hybrid identities in African American literature: the examples of Gustavus Vassa and James Baldwin / Wilfried Raussert --
Frenchising the South: Anne Rice's Gothic New Orleans / Christian Berkemeier --
Jeremiah of the borderlands: Charles Bowden / Michael Porsche --
The construction of race in 20th-century U.S.-Latino history / Silke Hensel --
Mirror writing: Mexican-American and Turkish-German Mother tongues / Johanne Mayr --
Subversive strategies in contemporary Latino/a underground music / Tomás Christ --
Mercenary sovereignty: casinos, truth games, and Native American liberty / Gerald Vizenor --
Imagining the Yankee: stereotypes, representations, and realities in Chile / Stefan Rinke --
Folkloric studies and the forging of national stereotypes in Latin America, 1920-1970: four case studies / Ricardo Pérez Montfort --
Libraries and the legibility of Hispanic America: early Latin American collections in the United States / Ricardo D. Salvatore --
The interdiscursive creation of transdifference: gendered perceptions of Latin America in U.S. literature / Helmbrecht Breinig --
Census realities vs media distortions: U.S. Latinos / Clara E. Rodríguez --
The history of Chicano film: hybridity and intercultural exchange as representational practices / Markus Heide --
Depictions of East-Indian immigrant women in Bharati Mukherjee's mid-career fiction / Victoria Sullivan --
Toward an inter-American literary historiography? / Marietta Messmer --
The concept of hybridity in Asian American literary and cultural studies: towards a geography of difference / Ruth Y. Hsu --
Hybrid cultures, hybrid languages / Stephan Gramley --
American hemispheric identity between Ariel and Caliban, or elsewhere? / Heiner Bus --
The U.S.A. in the age of globalization / Thomas Delaney --
Transcending hybridity, recovering difference / Roland Hagenbüchle.
Series Title: Inter-American perspectives, v. 2.
Responsibility: edited by Josef Raab and Martin Butler.


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