The Cambridge history of postcolonial literature

The Cambridge history of postcolonial literature presents an overview of postcolonial literary history. Postcolonial studies is attentive to cultural differences, marginalization and exclusion. Such studies pay equal attention to the lives and conditions of various racial minorities in the West, as...

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Other Authors: Quayson, Ato.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Online Access: Online version [v. 1]
Online version [v. 2]
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Summary: The Cambridge history of postcolonial literature presents an overview of postcolonial literary history. Postcolonial studies is attentive to cultural differences, marginalization and exclusion. Such studies pay equal attention to the lives and conditions of various racial minorities in the West, as well as to regional, indigenous forms of representation around the world as being distinct from a dominant Western tradition. A mix of geographic and thematic chapters allows for different viewpoints on postcolonial literary history. Chapters cover the most important national traditions, as well as more comparative geographical and thematic frameworks.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 v.)
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
Access: Electronic access restricted to Villanova University patrons.