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By Julie Mullaney

Postcolonial Literatures in Context is a transparent, obtainable and concise creation to postcolonial literatures in English (and English translation) and their wider contexts. It starts off through introducing key concerns excited about the research of postcolonial literature together with previous and new diasporas, postcolonial nationalisms, indigenous identities and politics and globalization. shut readings of often studied texts from and approximately Africa, Australia, Canada, Palestine and South Asian diasporas spotlight severe questions and methods of studying postcolonial texts. A bankruptcy on afterlives and diversifications explores quite a number wider cultural texts together with movie, non-fiction and paintings. the ultimate part introduces key serious interpretations from diverse views together with diaspora concept, feminism, indigeneity and the postcolony. 'Review, examining and examine' sections supply feedback for extra studying, dialogue and learn. Introducing texts, contexts and feedback, this can be a vigorous and up to date source for somebody learning postcolonial literatures.

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