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  1. Women Writing the West Indies, 1804-1939

    'A Hot Place, Belonging To Us'


    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This pioneering study surveys nineteenth- and twentieth-century narratives of the West Indies written by white women, English and Creole. It introduces a fascinating wealth of relatively unknown material and constitutes a timely interrogation of the supposed homogeneity of Caribbean discourse,...

    Published September 5th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Islands in History and Representation

    Edited by Rod Edmond, VANESSA SMITH

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    This innovative collection of essays explores the ways in which islands have been used, imagined and theorised, both by island dwellers and continentals. This study considers how island dwellers conceived of themselves and their relation to proximate mainlands, and examines the fascination that...

    Published September 5th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Caribbean-English Passages

    Intertexuality in a Postcolonial Tradition

    By Tobias Doring

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    Tobias Döring uses Postcolonialism as a backdrop to examine and question the traditional genres of travel writing, nature poetry, adventure tales, autobiography and the epic, assessing their relevance to, and modification by, the Caribbean experience. Caribbean-English Passages opens an...

    Published September 5th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Writing Woman, Writing Place

    Contemporary Australian and South African Fiction

    By Sue Kossew

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    Contemporary women writers in these two societies are still writing about similar issues as did earlier generations of women, such as exclusions from discourses of nation, a problematic relationship to place and belonging, relations with indigenous people and the way in which women's subjectivity...

    Published September 1st 2006 by Routledge

  5. Postcolonial Conrad

    Paradoxes of Empire

    By Terry Collits

    Series: Routledge Research in Postcolonial Literatures

    Winner of the 2006 NSW Prize for Literary Scholarship. The work of Joseph Conrad has been read so disparately that it is tempting to talk of many different Conrads. One lasting impression however, is that his colonial novels, which record encounters between Europe and Europe’s ‘Other’, are highly...

    Published September 1st 2006 by Routledge

  6. In Other Worlds

    Essays In Cultural Politics

    By Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

    Series: Routledge Classics

    In this classic work, Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak, one of the leading and most influential cultural theorists working today, analyzes the relationship between language, women and culture in both Western and non-Western contexts. Developing an original integration of powerful contemporary...

    Published May 25th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Beyond the Black Atlantic

    Relocating Modernization and Technology

    Edited by Walter Goebel, Saskia Schabio

    Debates about the ‘Black Atlantic’ have alerted us to an experience of modernization that diverges from the dominant Western narratives of globalization and technological progress. This outstanding volume expands the concept of the Black Atlantic by reaching beyond the usual African-American focus...

    Published May 4th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Colonialism and Neocolonialism

    By Jean-Paul Sartre

    Series: Routledge Classics

    Nearly forty years after its first publication in French, this collection of Sartre’s writings on colonialism remains a supremely powerful, and relevant, polemical work. Over a series of thirteen essays Sartre brings the full force of his remarkable intellect relentlessly to bear on his own country...

    Published February 1st 2006 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. 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