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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tricks with a glass.
Amsterdam : Rodopi, 2000
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rocío G Davis; Rosalía Baena
ISBN: 9042012137 9789042012134 904201203X 9789042012035
OCLC Number: 45797909
Description: xxiv, 301 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Personal and public records: story and history in the narration of ethnicity / Janice Kulyk Keefer --
Writing back and beyond: postcoloniallity, multiculturalism and ethnicity in the Canadian context / Eva Darias Beautell --
Boundary erasing: postnational characterization in Michael Ondaatje's The English Patient / Aitor Ibarrola-Armendariz --
Home is no-place: Neil Bissoondath's A Casual Brutality / Kathleen Firth --
Paradigms of postcolonial and immigrant doubleness: Rohinton Mistry's Tales From Firozsha Baag / Rocio G. Davis --
Italian-Canadian double perspective in a childhood narrative: Nino Ricci's Lives of the Saints / Rosalia Baena --
Antonine Maillet and the recognition of acadian identity / Marie-France Garcia Raoul-Jourde --
Acadian estrangement and reunion: Janice Kulyk Keefer's "April Showers" / Danielle Schaub --
Canadian writing and the articulation of north / Lars Jensen --
Marketing ethnicity: Sky Lee's Disappering Moon Cafe / Mary Conde --
The imaginary ethic anachronies, (im)mobility and historical meaning in Obasan and Disappearing Moon Cafe / Eva Darias Beautell --
"All so paralyzing and mean": stereotypical thinking and disempowering focalization in Lee Maracle's "Bertha" / Danielle Schaub --
Collective auto/biographies: native women and resistance literature / Ana I. Perejo Vadillo --
Interweaving stories: genre, race and gender at a cross-stitch / Maria Belen Martin Lucas --
Intercultural, not multicultural / Wayson Choy; interviewed by Rocio G. Davis --
Chritical perspectives on writing ethnicity in Canada / Linda Hutcheon; interviewed by Rosalia Baena.
Series Title: Cross/cultures, 46.
Responsibility: edited by Roćio G. Davis & Rosalía Baena.


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