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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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