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  1. Homi K. Bhabha

    By David Huddart

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Homi K. Bhabha is one of the most highly renowned figures in contemporary post-colonial studies. This volume explores his writings and their influence on postcolonial theory, introducing in clear and accessible language the key concepts of his work, such as 'ambivalence', 'mimicry', 'hybridity'...

    Published December 20th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Transnational Cinema, The Film Reader

    Edited by Elizabeth Ezra, Terry Rowden

    Series: In Focus: Routledge Film Readers

    Transnational Cinema: The Film Reader provides an overview of the key concepts and debates within the developing field of transnational cinema. Bringing together seminal essays from a wide range of sources, this volume engages with films that fashion their narrative and aesthetic dynamics in...

    Published December 13th 2005 by Routledge

  3. The Post-Colonial Studies Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

    The essential introduction to the most important texts in post-colonial theory and criticism, this second edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to include 121 extracts from key works in the field. Leading, as well as lesser known figures in the fields of writing, theory and criticism...

    Published December 7th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Twentieth-Century Caribbean Literature

    Critical Moments in Anglophone Literary History

    By Alison Donnell

    This bold study traces the processes by which a ‘history’ and canon of Caribbean literature and criticism have been constructed. It offers a supplement to that history by presenting new writers, texts and critical moments that help to reconfigure the Caribbean tradition. Focusing on Anglophone or...

    Published November 24th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Colonial Encounters in New World Writing, 1500-1786

    Performing America

    By Susan Castillo

    Susan Castillo’s pioneering study examines the extraordinary proliferation of polyphonic or ‘multi-voiced’ texts in the three centuries following the first contact between Europeans and the indigenous peoples of the Americas. Taking a selection of plays, printed dialogues, travel narratives and...

    Published September 27th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Colonialism/Postcolonialism

    2nd Edition

    By Ania Loomba

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    Colonialism/Postcolonialism is a comprehensive yet accessible guide to the historical and theoretical dimensions of colonial and postcolonial studies. Ania Loomba deftly introduces and examines: key features of the ideologies and history of colonialism the relationship of colonial discourse to...

    Published August 25th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Local Shakespeares

    Proximations and Power

    By Martin Orkin

    This remarkable volume challenges scholars and students to look beyond a dominant European and North American 'metropolitan bank' of Shakespeare knowledge. As well as revealing the potential for a new understanding of Shakespeare's plays, Martin Orkin adopts a fresh approach to issues of power,...

    Published June 9th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Encyclopedia of Post-Colonial Literatures in English

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Eugene Benson, L.W. Conolly

    Post-Colonial Literatures in English, together with English Literature and American Literature, form one of the three major groupings of literature in English, and, as such, are widely studied around the world. Their significance derives from the richness and variety of experience which they...

    Published February 4th 2005 by Routledge

  9. The English-American

    A New Survey of the West Indies, 1648

    By Thomas Gage

    Edited by A. P. Newton

    First published in 1928.'Can be safely named unique and can never quite lose its value.' Times Literary Supplement. 'This should be bought not borrowed.' Saturday Review The publication in 1648 of the first authentic account of the provinces of New Spain and Central America by a well-known and...

    Published October 21st 2004 by Routledge

  10. The New North American Studies

    Culture, Writing and the Politics of Re/Cognition

    By Winfried Siemerling

    Winner of the English Book Award, Grand Prix du Livre 2006 de la Ville de Sherbrooke. In this original and groundbreaking study, Winfried Siemerling examines the complexities of recognition and identity, rejecting previous nationalized thinking to approach North American cultural transformations...

    Published October 21st 2004 by Routledge