Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Forthcoming Post-Colonial Studies Books

You are currently browsing 21–30 of 32 forthcoming new books in the subject of Post-Colonial Studies — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

For books that are already published; please browse available books.

Forthcoming Books – Page 3

  1. Sexuality, Gender and Nationalism in Caribbean Literature

    By Kate Houlden

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This book focuses on sex and sexuality in post-war novels from the Anglophone Caribbean. Countering the critical orthodoxy that literature from this period dealt with sex only tangentially, implicitly transmitting sexist or homophobic messages, the author instead highlights the range and diversity...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  2. Arab Literature and Postcolonial Thought

    Literary and Theoretical Contexts

    By Lindsey Moore

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This book argues for the foundational and ongoing importance of the Arab world to postcolonial studies, challenging the marginality of Arab literary and theoretical contexts in the field to date and historicizing the 'Arab Spring' and its aftermath. Countering an emphasis in postcolonial studies on...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Postcolonial Politics of Ashis Nandy

    By Christine Deftereos

    Series: Postcolonial Politics

    The Postcolonial Politics of Ashis Nandy explores the work of India’s leading public intellectual and political and cultural critics Ashis Nandy. Nandy has contributed extensively to social and political criticism for over forty years and to a range of academic and public debates in India and...

    To Be Published December 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Indigeneity - Before and Beyond the Law

    By Kathleen Birrell

    Series: Indigenous Peoples and the Law

    As both a local and global discourse, myriad expressions of indigeneity and multiple indigeneities are evident in both literature and law. This book is concerned with the contrasting juridical narratives of the coloniser and the colonised – specifically, of non-Indigenous and Indigenous law – and...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Third World Quarterly Reader

    From Modernization to Globalization, a continuing conversation

    Edited by Shahid Qadir

    For over 35 years, Third World Quarterly has been the pre-eminent journal in the field of development studies. This Reader contains the most important and influential articles in the journal’s history and provides a complete overview of the field of development studies from the original debates to...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Introduction to African American Literature

    By D. Quentin Miller

    Series: Routledge Introductions to American Literature

    The Routledge Introduction to African American Literature considers the key literary, political, historical and intellectual contexts of African American literature from its origins to the present, and also provides students with an analysis of the most up-to-date literary trends and debates in...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader

    Edited by Janet Wilson, Klaus Stierstorfer

    Series: Routledge Literature Readers

    The Routledge Diaspora Studies Reader provides a comprehensive resource for students and scholars working in this vital interdisciplinary field. The book traces the emergence and development of Diaspora Studies as a field of scholarship, presenting key critical essays alongside more recent...

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Post-Conflict Literature

    Human Rights, Peace, Justice

    Edited by Chris Andrews, Matt McGuire

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This book brings together a variety of perspectives to explore the role of literature in the aftermath of political conflict, studying the ways in which writers approach violent conflict and the equally important subject of peace. Essays put insights from Peace and Conflict Studies into dialog with...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  9. The Comic Imagination in Modern African Literature and Cinema

    A Poetics of Laughter

    By Maik Nwosu

    Series: Routledge Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Literature

    This book is a seminal study that significantly expands the interdisciplinary discourse on African literature and cinema by exploring Africa’s under-visited carnivalesque poetics of laughter. Focusing on modern African literature as well as contemporary African cinema, particularly the...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge