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The Resource Lying on the Postcolonial Couch : the Idea of Indifference

Lying on the Postcolonial Couch : the Idea of Indifference

Label
Lying on the Postcolonial Couch : the Idea of Indifference
Title
Lying on the Postcolonial Couch
Title remainder
the Idea of Indifference
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Nair's book gives postcolonialism a decent burial and looks forward to a new language of community. It exposes the numbing rituals of colonial and postcolonial indifference with a light touch, pausing on postmodern theories on the way." Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nair, Rukmini Bhaya
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apathy
  • Postcolonialism
  • India
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Apathy
  • Politics and government
  • Postcolonialism
  • India
Label
Lying on the Postcolonial Couch : the Idea of Indifference
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I: INTERLOCUTION: THE ARRANGEMENT OF COUCHES; 1. Reading Texts, Resurrecting Cultures: Colonial Poetry in India (1757-1857); 2. The Pedigree of the White Stallion: Postcoloniality and Literary History; 3. Translation as a Speech Act: Twelve Versions of One Subversive Verse; PART II: CIRUMLOCUTION: THE INSTITUTION OF INDIFFERENCE; 4. Glossolalia: The Dissimilar Twins of Language and Literature; 5. Multiculturalism: Other Worlds in Edgar Allan Poe and Satyajit Ray; 6. Colonization: Omeros Sails between the Indian Ocean and the Caribbean
Control code
ocn476095155
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816652891
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbj905
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476095155
Label
Lying on the Postcolonial Couch : the Idea of Indifference
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART I: INTERLOCUTION: THE ARRANGEMENT OF COUCHES; 1. Reading Texts, Resurrecting Cultures: Colonial Poetry in India (1757-1857); 2. The Pedigree of the White Stallion: Postcoloniality and Literary History; 3. Translation as a Speech Act: Twelve Versions of One Subversive Verse; PART II: CIRUMLOCUTION: THE INSTITUTION OF INDIFFERENCE; 4. Glossolalia: The Dissimilar Twins of Language and Literature; 5. Multiculturalism: Other Worlds in Edgar Allan Poe and Satyajit Ray; 6. Colonization: Omeros Sails between the Indian Ocean and the Caribbean
Control code
ocn476095155
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816652891
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbj905
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476095155

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