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The Resource Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey

Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey

Label
Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures
Title
Specters of conquest
Title remainder
indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures
Statement of responsibility
Adam Lifshey
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book intervenes in transatlantic and hemispheric studies by positing 'America' not as a particular country or continent but a foundational narrative, in which conquerors arrive at a shore intent on overwriting local versions of humanity, culture, and landscape with inscriptions of their own design
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lifshey, Adam
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
American Literatures Initiative
Series statement
American literatures initiative
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • America
  • Western Hemisphere
  • Comparative literature
  • America
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Civilization
  • Literature
  • Literature
  • America
  • Western Hemisphere
  • Motiv
  • Vergleichende Literaturwissenschaft
  • Amerika
Label
Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"American literatures initiative"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Columbus the haunted : the diary of the first voyage and William Carlos Williams's "The discovery of the Indies"
  • Indigenous atextualizations : the Popol Vuh and I, Rigoberta Menchú: an Indian woman in Guatemala
  • Castaway Colonialism : Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe" and Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca's Account
  • Apparitions of Africa : Leoncio Evita's When the combes fought and José Martí's Our America
  • Subjunctive America : Thomas Pynchon's Mason & Dixon and Gabriel García Márquez's Love in the time of cholera
Control code
ocn761328860
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823232406
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761328860
Label
Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey
Publication
Note
"American literatures initiative"--Title page verso
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Columbus the haunted : the diary of the first voyage and William Carlos Williams's "The discovery of the Indies"
  • Indigenous atextualizations : the Popol Vuh and I, Rigoberta Menchú: an Indian woman in Guatemala
  • Castaway Colonialism : Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe" and Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca's Account
  • Apparitions of Africa : Leoncio Evita's When the combes fought and José Martí's Our America
  • Subjunctive America : Thomas Pynchon's Mason & Dixon and Gabriel García Márquez's Love in the time of cholera
Control code
ocn761328860
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823232406
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)761328860

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