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Forthcoming Books

  1. Identity, Diaspora and Return in American Literature

    Edited by Maria Antònia Oliver-Rotger

    Series: Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

    This volume combines literary analysis and theoretical approaches to mobility, diasporic identities and the construction of space to explore the different ways in which the notion of return shapes contemporary ethnic writing such as fiction, ethnography, memoir, and film. Through a wide variety of...

    To Be Published August 12th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Multicultural Detective Fiction

    Murder from the "Other" Side

    By Adrienne J. Gosselin

    Edited by Adrienne Johnson Gosselin

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Meeting the Foreign in the Middle Ages

    Edited by Albrecht Classen

    This collectoion brings together an outstanding group of historical, cultural, and literary scholars to investigate the complicated, nuanced, and often surprising union and desire and dread associated with the figure of the foreign Other in the Middle Ages--represented variously by Muslims, Jews,...

    To Be Published August 15th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Dissenting Lives

    Edited by Anne Collett, Tony Simoes de Silva

    This collection brings together a series of essays that combine the public and private nature of dissent, stories of dissent that encapsulate the mood of an historical or cultural period, or of a society. Dissent is most memorable when it is public, explosive, dramatically enacted. Yet quiet...

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Representations of War, Migration, and Refugeehood

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Daniel H. Rellstab, Christiane Schlote

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    War, migration, and refugeehood are inextricably linked and the complex nature of all three phenomena offers profound opportunities for representation and misrepresentation. This volume brings together international contributors and practitioners from a wide range of fields, practices, and...

    To Be Published October 24th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Ethnic Literatures and Transnationalism

    Critical Imaginaries for a Global Age

    Edited by Aparajita Nanda

    Series: Routledge Transnational Perspectives on American Literature

    As new comparative perspectives on race and ethnicity open up, scholars are identifying and exploring fresh topics and questions in an effort to reconceptualize ethnic studies and draw attention to nation–based approaches that may have previously been ignored. This volume, by recognizing the...

    To Be Published December 1st 2014 by Routledge

  7. The Future of Postcolonial Studies

    Edited by Chantal Zabus

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    The Future of Postcolonial Studies celebrates the twenty-fifth anniversary of the publication of The Empire Writes Back by the now famous troika - Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths and Helen Tiffin. When The Empire Writes Back first appeared in 1989, it put postcolonial cultures and their...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Imperial Leather

    Race, Gender, and Sexuality in the Colonial Contest

    By Anne McClintock

    Imperial Leather chronicles the dangerous liaisons between gender, race and class that shaped British imperialism and its bloody dismantling. Spanning the century between Victorian Britain and the current struggle for power in South Africa, the book takes up the complex relationships between race...

    To Be Published December 15th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Gender, Race, and American Science Fiction

    By Jason Haslam

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This book focuses on the interplay of gender, race, and their representation in American science fiction, from the nineteenth-century through to the twenty-first, and across a number of forms including literature and film. Haslam explores the reasons why SF provides such a rich medium for both the...

    To Be Published February 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Cartographies of Exile

    Edited by Karen Elizabeth Bishop

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This volume seeks to understand the cartographical imperative inherent in exile, investigating the relationship between exile – understood broadly to include external and internal exile, diaspora, deterritorialization, reterritorialization, expatriation, migrants, refugees, nomads, and the forcibly...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by Routledge