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Indian arrivals, 1870-1915 : networks of British empire

Author: Elleke Boehmer
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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This title explores the rich and complicated landscape of intercultural contact between Indians and Britons on British soil at the height of empire, as reflected in a range of literary writing, including poetry and travel writing. The book's four decade-based case studies, leading from 1870 and the opening of the Suez Canal to the first years of the Great War, investigate from several different textual and cultural  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Boehmer, Elleke, 1961-
Indian arrivals, 1870-1915.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2015
(OCoLC)922671134
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elleke Boehmer
ISBN: 9780198744184 0198744188
OCLC Number: 907660937
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 2016 European Society for the Study of English Book Prize for Literature in the English Language.
Description: xvi, 283 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Indian arrival --
Encounters between Indians and Britons, 1870-1915 --
Passages to England: Suez, the Indian pathway --
The spasm of the familiar: Indians in late nineteenth-century London --
Lotus artists: self-orientalism and decadence --
Edwardian extremes and extremists, 1901-1913 --
Coda --
Indian salients.
Other Titles: Networks of British empire
Responsibility: Elleke Boehmer.
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Indian Arrivals 1870-1915 examines how Indian influences and ideas were threaded through British society at the height of the empire, in spite of colonial divisions.  Read more...

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