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The Resource Postcolonial representations : women, literature, identity, Françoise Lionnet

Postcolonial representations : women, literature, identity, Françoise Lionnet

Label
Postcolonial representations : women, literature, identity
Title
Postcolonial representations
Title remainder
women, literature, identity
Statement of responsibility
Françoise Lionnet
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lionnet, Françoise
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN471
LC item number
.L57 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Reading women writing
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women authors
  • Women and literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Literature, Modern
Label
Postcolonial representations : women, literature, identity, Françoise Lionnet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Logiques métisses : cultural appropriation and postcolonial representations -- Of mangoes and maroons : language, history, and the multicultural subject of Michelle Cliff's Abeng -- Evading the subject : narration and the city in Ananda Devi's Rue la poudrière -- Toward a new antillean humanism : Maryse Condé's Traversée de la mangrove --Inscriptions of exile : the body's knowledge and the myth of authenticity in Myriam Warner-Vieyra and Suzanne Dracius-Pinalie -- Geographies of pain : captive bodies and violent acts in Myriam Warner-Vieyra, Gayl Jones, and Bessie Head --Dissymmetry embodied : Nawal El Saadawi's Woman at point zero and the practice of excision -- The limits of universalism : identity, sexuality, and criminality -- Narrative journeys : the reconstruction of histories in Leïla Sebbar's Les carnets de Shérazade
Control code
31661606
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 196 p.
Isbn
9780801429842
Lccn
94045471
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Postcolonial representations : women, literature, identity, Françoise Lionnet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Logiques métisses : cultural appropriation and postcolonial representations -- Of mangoes and maroons : language, history, and the multicultural subject of Michelle Cliff's Abeng -- Evading the subject : narration and the city in Ananda Devi's Rue la poudrière -- Toward a new antillean humanism : Maryse Condé's Traversée de la mangrove --Inscriptions of exile : the body's knowledge and the myth of authenticity in Myriam Warner-Vieyra and Suzanne Dracius-Pinalie -- Geographies of pain : captive bodies and violent acts in Myriam Warner-Vieyra, Gayl Jones, and Bessie Head --Dissymmetry embodied : Nawal El Saadawi's Woman at point zero and the practice of excision -- The limits of universalism : identity, sexuality, and criminality -- Narrative journeys : the reconstruction of histories in Leïla Sebbar's Les carnets de Shérazade
Control code
31661606
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 196 p.
Isbn
9780801429842
Lccn
94045471
Other physical details
ill.

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