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Postcolonial postmortems

Postcolonial postmortems

crime fiction from a transcultural perspective

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Published by Rodopi in Amsterdam .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime -- Fiction -- History and criticism.,
  • Crime in literature -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Postcolonialism in literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-311) and index.

    Statementedited by Christine Matzke and Susanne Muhleisen.
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    SeriesInternationale Forschungen zur allgemeinen und vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft -- 102
    ContributionsMatzke, Christine., Muehleisen, Susanne.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination337 p. ;
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18829551M
    ISBN 109042020148

    Both Takeo and Kaede have visions of their future. Takeo works to escape the Tribe and fulfill the last wishes of his adoptive father. And Kaede, heir to two seats of power, moves forward step-by-step, aided by her own wits and a precarious alliance with Lord Fujiwara. Postcolonialism By definition, postcolonialism is a period of time after colonialism, and postcolonial literature is typically characterized by its opposition to the colonial.

    Postcolonial Postmortems: Crime Fiction from a Transcultural Perspective. (IVAFL ). Amsterdam & New York: Rodopi. (with Christine Matzke). Reviewed in - Wasafiri by Eugene McNulty, University of Portsmouth; - Reference and Research Book News, August ;. Reconstructing the Book: Literary Texts in Transmission(). She is the founding editor of Moving Worlds: A Journal of Transcultural Writings (–). Recent publications include articles and chapters in books on Shashi Deshpande, V.S. Naipaul, Nissim Ezekiel. A work in progress is the Blackwell History of Postcolonial Literatures. viii.

    co-editor of the Cross/Cultures: Readings in the Post/Colonial Literatures in English series. Commonwealth Essays and Studies is a theme issue based on the SAES Congress in Orléans, France, and we gratefully acknowledge the support of the SAES, whose funding has contributed to bringing this issue to press. Marta DVORAK. Postcolonial Postmortems: Crime Fiction from a Transcultural Perspective, pp Robbins, Dorothy Dodge. “Alexander Mccall Smith.” Critical Survey of Mystery & Detective Fiction, Revised Edition, January , pp.


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