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The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English (Cambridge Introductions to Literature)

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • English Literature (General),
  • Literary History And Criticism,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • English,
  • British Isles,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • General,
  • Colonies in literature,
  • Commonwealth literature (English),
  • History and criticism,
  • Postcolonialism in literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10435739M
    ISBN 100521541018
    ISBN 109780521541015

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The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English (Cambridge Introductions to Literature) by C. L. Innes Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Innes. The past century has witnessed the extraordinary flowering of fiction, poetry and drama from countries previously colonised by Britain, an output which has changed the map of English literature. This introduction, from a leading figure in the field, explores a wide range of Anglophone post-colonial writing from Africa, Australia, the Caribbean, India, Ireland and Cited by: Indeed, the production of introductions to postcolonial theory has become a major industry.

However, this book seeks to focus on the literary texts rather than the theories, and to give a general sense of the issues and choices which inform the writing and reading of those texts. The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

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Introduction: situating the postcolonial -- Postcolonial issues in performance -- Alternative histories and writing back -- Authorizing the self: postcolonial autobiographical writing -- Situating the self: landscape and place -- Appropriating the word: language and voice -- Narrating the nation: form and genre -- Rewriting her story: nation and gender -- Rewriting Pages: The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English (Cambridge Introductions to Literature) C.

Innes The past century has witnessed the extraordinary flowering of fiction, poetry and drama from countries previously colonised by Britain, an output which has changed the map of English literature.

A brief introduction to Postcolonial literature is to be given at the outset. Then the indication of the word 'Postcolonialism' along with the origin and development of this Postcolonial studies. The Cambridge Introduction to the Eighteenth-Century Novel considers the development of the genre in its formative period in Britain.

Rather than present its history as a linear progression, April London gives an original new structure to the field, organizing it through three broad thematic clusters – identity, community and history. Post-Colonial Literatures in English: History, Language, Theory Article in The Modern Language Review 95(3) July with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English. Cambridge University Press, A finely written, clear and comprehensive introduction that looks closely at a wide range of texts and provides a wealth of insight and relevant information.

Ideal for undergraduate study. Innes's introduction to Postcolonial Literature in English is a useful reference book that covers a wide range of topics, works and authors of this literary field.

The style is clear and simple, making it easy to go through concepts and themes which may sound new to the non-experts of postcolonialism/5(3). The Cambridge introduction to postcolonial literatures in English. Responsibility C.L.

Innes. Imprint Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, an output which has changed the map of English literature. This introduction, from a leading figure in the field, explores a wide range of Anglophone post-colonial writing from Africa. Buy Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English 07 edition () by NA for up to 90% off at Edition: The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English The past century has witnessed an extraordinary flowering of fiction, poetry and drama from countries previously colonised by Britain, an output which has changed the map of English literature.

This introduction, from a leading figure in the field, explores a wide range of. The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English by C.

Innes provides convenient discussions of conventional postcolonial themes: cultural nationalism preceding and. The term ‘postcolonial literatures in English’ designates English-language literatures from Africa, Asia, the Americas and Oceania, as well as the literatures of diasporic communities who have moved from those regions to the global north.

This volume introduces the central themes of. Get this from a library. The Cambridge introduction to postcolonial literatures in English. [Catherine Lynette Innes] -- Introduction: situating the post-colonial -- Post-colonial issues in performance -- Alternative histories and writing back -- Authorizing the self: post-colonial autobiographical writing -- Situating.

Introduction: situating the postcolonial --Postcolonial issues in performance --Alternative histories and writing back --Authorizing the self: postcolonial autobiographical writing --Situating the self: landscape and place --Appropriating the word: language and voice --Narrating the nation: form and genre --Rewriting her story: nation and.

The Cambridge introduction to postcolonial literatures in English. [Catherine Lynette Innes] -- "The past century has witnessed the extraordinary flowering of fiction, poetry and drama from countries previously colonized by Britain.

Complementing The Cambridge Introduction to the American Short Story, this book examines the development of the short story in Britain and other English-language literatures.

It considers issues of form and style alongside - and often as part of - a broader discussion of publishing history and the cultural contexts in which the short story has Cited by: The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English 作者: C.

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Innes. – (Cambridge introductions to literature) Includes bibliographical references. ISBN (hardback) – ISBN (pbk.) 1. Commonwealth literature (English) – History and criticism.

Postcolonialism in literature. Get this from a library. The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English. [C L Innes] -- An invaluable guide through the growing field of postcolonial literature studies. Irish Literature and Society, –; A History of Black and Asian Writers in Britain; The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English; and Ned is currently researching the story of her Indian great-grandfather and his English wife.

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Introduction: postcolonial literature in a changing historical frame 1 ATO QUAYSON 2. Postcolonial fictions of. The Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English C. Innes Cambridge: Cambridge UP, ix + pp. ISBN paper. $ The Cambridge Introductions series now has over twenty-five titles devoted largely to major authors and occasionally to literary periods, genres and fields.

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The past century has witnessed the extraordinary flowering of fiction, poetry and drama from countries previously colonised by Britain, an output which has changed the map of English literature. This introduction, from a leading figure in the field, explores a wide range of Anglophone post-colonial writing from Africa, Australia, the Caribbean.

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 Rushdie, to show how English has been shaped by and had to contend.

Cambridge Introductions to Literature address the fundamental issues literature students require to pursue a course of study.

They provide basic information on the history of a literary topic with accessible and comprehensive coverage of its development.

conservative canon of post-colonial literature, one which foregrounds established postcolonial writers or those who rewrite (and hence reinforce) the Western canon.

As such, the project of postcolonial writing to repudiate what is understood to be canonical by presenting non-Western alternative literatures is not exemplified in practice in Western.

Significance of Studying Postcolonial Literature and its Relevance Article (PDF Available) in Journal of English Language and Literature 3(3) August w ReadsAuthor: Simhachalam Thamarana.

The Cambridge English Course (PLEASE NOTE: The structure of the undergraduate English course will be changing for entrants from October Please scroll to the bottom of the page for more details.) The Cambridge English course is unique for combining full historical coverage with the chance to specialise and develop your own interests.

I believe that this book functions very well for an undergraduate level literature course. It was a great companion to the novels and poems that were read, as it provided a deeper understanding of the function of the work in terms of literature as a whole as well as the specific time period we were by:   Rent textbook Cambridge Introduction to Postcolonial Literatures in English by C.

Innes - Price: $. The Cambridge Companion to Postcolonial Literary Studies, first published inoffers a lucid introduction and overview of one of the most important strands in recent literary theory and cultural studies.

The volume aims to introduce readers to key concepts, methods, theories, thematic concerns, and contemporary debates in the field.5/5(1).The Cambridge History of Postcolonial Literature is the first major collaborative overview of the field.

A mix of geographic and thematic chapters allows for different viewpoints on postcolonial literary history. Chapters cover the most important national traditions, as well as more comparative geographical and thematic : Ato Quayson.The course aims to develop the student’s capacity to think critically about postcolonial literatures in a comparative framework.

Important issues that we will consider are the construction of nation and national culture, the role of education and language, and hybridity, gender, and the disenfranchised in the formation of colonial and.