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  1. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak

    By Stephen Morton

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak offers an overtly political challenge to the way we think about literature and culture. As she highlights the many legacies of colonialism, she re-defines the ethical horizons of contemporary critical thought. This volume focuses on her key theoretical concepts,...

    Published October 23rd 2002 by Routledge

  2. K. Ourselves and Others

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    Series: New Accents

    These four volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published October 16th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Bombay--London--New York

    By Amitava Kumar

    Series: Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 19th 2002 by Routledge

  4. The Empire Writes Back

    Theory and Practice in Post-Colonial Literatures, 2nd Edition

    By Bill Ashcroft, Gareth Griffiths, Helen Tiffin

    Series: New Accents

    The experience of colonization and the challenges of a post-colonial world have produced an explosion of new writing in English. This diverse and powerful body of literature has established a specific practice of post-colonial writing in cultures as various as India, Australia, the West Indies and...

    Published June 13th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Body Trade

    Captivity, Cannibalism and Colonialism in the Pacific

    Edited by Barbara Creed, Jeanette Hoorn

    Body Trade exposes myths surrounding the trade in heads, cannibalism, captive white women, the display of indigenous people in fairs and circuses, the stolen generations, the 'comfort' women and the making of the exotic/erotic body. This is a lively and intriguiung comtribution to the study of the...

    Published April 11th 2002 by Routledge

  6. The Language of Postcolonial Literatures

    An Introduction

    By Ismail S. Talib

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to some of the central features of language in a wide variety of postcolonial texts.The Language of Postcolonial Literatures draws on a range of writers, from Jean Rhys and Derek Walcott to Chinua Achebe, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Nuruddin Farah and Salman...

    Published January 30th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Postcolonial Plays

    An Anthology

    Edited by Helen Gilbert

    This collection of contemporary postcolonial plays demonstrates the extraordinary vitality of a body of work that is currently influencing the shape of contemporary world theatre. This anthology encompasses both internationally admired 'classics' and previously unpublished texts, all dealing with...

    Published April 18th 2001 by Routledge

  8. The Postcolonial Exotic

    Marketing the Margins

    By Graham Huggan

    Travel writing, it has been said, helped produce the rest of the world for a Western audience. Could the same be said more recently of postcolonial writing? In The Postcolonial Exotic, Graham Huggan examines some of the processes by which value is attributed to postcolonial works within their...

    Published March 14th 2001 by Routledge

  9. Literature and Nation

    Britain and India 1800-1990

    Edited by Richard Allen, Harish Trivedi

    Perhaps no two nations in modern times have had a more complex cultural engagement than imperial Britain and colonised India. This unique anthology of stories, poems, historical documents and extracts from novels - most unavailable elsewhere - enables readers to examine the cultures of these two...

    Published January 24th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Post-Colonial Transformation

    By Bill Ashcroft

    In his new book, Bill Ashcroft gives us a revolutionary view of the ways in which post-colonial societies have responded to colonial control.The most comprehensive analysis of major features of post-colonial studies ever compiled, Post-Colonial Transformation:* demonstrates how widespread the...

    Published January 10th 2001 by Routledge