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Reading migration and culture in context : the world of East African Indian literature

Author: Dan Ojwang
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book uses the uniquely positioned culture of East African Asians to reflect upon the most vexing issues in postcolonial literary studies today. By examining the local histories and discourses  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dan Ojwang
ISBN: 9781137262950 1137262958
OCLC Number: 802321070
Description: ix, 245 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The pleasures and tribulations of migration --
Indian Ocean travel and belonging in Nanji Kalidas Mehta's Dream half-expressed --
Gastropolitics and diasporic self-writing --
Images of Africa and the making of Asian identities --
Gender, sexuality and community --
Miscegenation and culture --
Romancing decolonization --
Memory, metafiction and modernity.
Responsibility: Dan Ojwang.

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