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  1. 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 12th 2002 by Routledge

  2. 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 31st 2002 by Routledge

  3. 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 This anthology encompasses both internationally admired 'classics' and previously unpublished texts, all dealing with...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 19th 2001 by Routledge

  4. 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 15th 2001 by Routledge

  5. 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 This unique anthology of stories, poems, historical documents and extracts from novels - most unavailable elsewhere - enables readers to examine the cultures of these two...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 25th 2001 by Routledge

  6. 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 11th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Edward Said

    By Bill Ashcroft, Pal Ahluwalia

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    Edward Said is perhaps best known as the author of Orientalism, a book which changed the face of critical theory and shaped the emerging field of post-colonial studies.This volume explains Said's key ideas, their contexts and impact, with reference to both his scholarship and journalism. These...

    Published December 21st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Politics and Post-Colonial Theory

    African Inflections

    By Pal Ahluwalia

    This groundbreaking book makes sense of the complexities and dynamics of post-colonial politics, illustrating how post-colonial theory has marginalised a huge part of its constituency, namely Africa.Politics and Post-Colonial Theory traces how African identity has been constituted and reconstituted...

    Published November 23rd 2000 by Routledge

  9. On the Winds and Waves of Imagination

    Transnational Feminism and Literature

    By Constance S. Richards

    Series: Wellesley Studies in Critical Theory, Literary History and Culture

    First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 8th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Strange Encounters

    Embodied Others in Post-Coloniality

    By Sara Ahmed

    Series: Transformations

    Examining the relationship between strangers, embodiment and community, Strange Encounters challenges the assumptions that the stranger is simply anybody we do not recognize and instead proposes that he or she is socially constructued as somebody we already know. Using feminist and...

    Published July 27th 2000 by Routledge