Transnational French studies : postcolonialism and littérature-monde (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Transnational French studies : postcolonialism and littérature-monde

Author: Alec G Hargreaves; Charles Forsdick; David Murphy; Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies
Publisher: Liverpool : Liverpool University Press, 2012
Series: Francophone postcolonial studies, new ser., v. 1
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
Summary:

The 2007 manifesto in favour of a "Litterature-monde en francais" has generated new debates in both "francophone" and "postcolonial" studies.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Conference papers and proceedings
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Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alec G Hargreaves; Charles Forsdick; David Murphy; Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies
ISBN: 9781846318108 1846318106 9781846314834 1846314836
OCLC Number: 1200656879
Notes: Includes articles originally presented at a conference held at Florida State University in February, 2009 in association with the Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies
Description: vii, 307 s. ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
What does littérature-monde mean for French, Francophone and postcolonial studies? / Alec G. Hargreaves, Charles Forsdick and David Murphy --
From world literature to littérature-monde : genre, history and the globalization of literature --
Francophone world literature (littérature-monde), cosmopolitanism and decadence : "citizen of the world" without the citizen? / Deborah Jenson --
From Weltliteratur to world literature to littérature-monde : the history of a controversial concept / Typhaine Leservot --
Littérature-monde in the marketplace of ideas : a theoretical discussion / Mounia Benalil --
The postcolonial manifesto : partisanship, criticism and the performance of change / David Murphy --
Postcolonialism, politics and the 'becoming-transnational' of French studies --
On the abolition of the French department? : exploring the disciplinary contexts of littérature-monde / Charles Forsdick --
Francophonie : trash or recycle? --
(Not) razing the walls : Glissant, Trouillot and the post-politics of world literature / Chris Bongie --
The Marie NDiaye Affair or the coming of a postcolonial evoluée / Dominic Thomas --
(R)evolutions / Thomas C. Spear --
Littérature-monde and old/new humanism / Jane Hiddleston --
Mapping littérature-monde --
Littérature-monde, or redefining exotic literature? / Jean-Xavier Ridon --
From littérature voyageuse to littérature-monde via migrant literatures : towards an ethics and poetics of littérature-monde through French-Australian literature / Jacqueline Dutton --
Littérature-monde and the space of translation, or, where is littérature-monde? / Jeanne Garane --
Littérature-monde or littérature océanienne? : internationalism versus regionalism in Francophone Pacific writing / Michelle Keown ;ploring the disciplinary contexts of littérature-monde / Charles Forsdick --
Francophonie : trash or recycle? --
The world and the mirror in two twenty-first-century manifestos : Pour une littérature-monde en français and Qui fait la France? / Laura Reeck --
The post-genocidal African subject : Patrice Nganang, Achille Mbembe and the worldlinesss [sic] of contemporary African literature in French / Michael Syrotinski Afterword --
The world in world literature / Emily Apter Appendix --
Toward a 'world literature' in French
Series Title: Francophone postcolonial studies, new ser., v. 1
Responsibility: edited by Alec G. Hargreaves, Charles Forsdick, David Murphy

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... a timely invitation to reflect on the situation of litterature d'expression francaise on the world stage, and should be considered essential buying for any scholarly library.New Zealand Journal Read more...

 
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