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Intimate Frontiers : a literary geography of the amazon.

Intimate Frontiers : a literary geography of the amazon.

Publisher: Liverpool : Liverspool University Press, 2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The articles compiled in this book discuss different aspects of the cultures and literatures of the Amazon, focusing not on its natural resources or opportunities for economic exploit, but on the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 178694183X 9781786941831
OCLC Number: 1083824227
Description: 304 Seiten. : Illustrationen.
Contents: 1. Introduction: Intimate FrontiersJavier Uriarte and Felipe Martinez-Pinzon2. The Jungle Like a Sunday at Home': Rafael Uribe Uribe, Miguel Triana and the Nationalization of the AmazonFelipe Martinez-Pinzon3. Hildebrando Fuentes's Peruvian Amazon: National Integration and Capital in the JungleCristobal Cardemil-Krauze4. Contested Frontiers: On Cartographical Knowledge and Power in Euclides da Cunha's Amazonian TextsCinthya Torres5. Splendid testemunhos': Bodily Pain and Pleasure in Roger Casement's Black DiariesJavier Uriarte6. A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: The cauchero of the Amazonian Rubber GrovesLeopoldo M. Bernucci7. Endless Stories: Perspectivism and Narrative Form in Native Amazonian LiteratureLucia Sa8. `Malarial Philosophy': the Modernist Amazonia of Mario de AndradeAndre Botelho and Nisia Trindade Lima9. The Politics of Vegetating in Arturo Burga Freitas's Mal de genteLesley Wylie10. Filming Modernity in the Tropics: the Amazon, Walt Disney, and the Antecedents of Modernization TheoryBarbara Weinstein10. The `Western Baptism' of Yurupary: Reception and Rewriting of an Amazonian Foundational MythRike Bolte11. "Photography, Inoperative Ethnography, Naturalism: On Sharon Lockhart's Amazon Project"Alejandro Quin12. Nostalgia and Mourning in Milton Hatoum's Orfaos do EldoradoCharlotte Rogers


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