The ‘Air of Liberty’

Narratives of the South Atlantic Past

Ineke Phaf-Rheinberger

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€67,00
$82.00
ISBN13: 
9789042023963
Publication Date: 
January 2008
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Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxii, 224 pp.
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ISSN: 
0924-1426
Volume: 
96

By Bridget Grogan, University of Johannesburg

In Reading Corporeality in Patrick White’s Fiction Bridget Grogan examines and interprets Patrick White’s narrative and philosophical treatment of corporeality and embodiment.
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Volume: 
204
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004365681
Expected: 
May 2018
€138,00
$166.00

Edited by Felicity Hand, Autonomous University of Barcelona, and Esther Pujolràs-Noguer, Autonomous University of Barcelona

Relations and Networks in South African Indian Writing explores recent writing by a variety of South African authors of Indian descent. The essays highlight the sociality and patterns of connectedness that are being forged between South Africa’s hitherto divided communities.
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Volume: 
203
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004364967
Expected: 
May 2018
€132,00
$159.00

Edited by André Dodeman, University of Grenoble–Alpes, and Élodie Raimbault, University of Grenoble–Alpes

The essays collected in Literary Location and Dislocation of Myth in the Colonial and Post/Colonial Anglophone World examine how narratives have conveyed the diverse experiences of territorial belonging and alienation in postcolonial communities by rewriting traditional myths or creating new ones.
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Volume: 
202
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004359833
E-ISBN: 
9789004361409
Publication date: 
November 2017
€127,00
$147.00

Edited by Helga Ramsey-Kurz, University of Innsbruck, and Melissa Kennedy, University of Vienna.

The essays collected in Uncommon Wealths in Postcolonial Fiction “follow the money” to illuminate literature’s keen awareness of the multiple and often conflicting meanings of wealth and commons in formerly colonized spaces.
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Volume: 
201
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004352605
E-ISBN: 
9789004359581
Publication date: 
November 2017
€132,00
$152.00

edited by Diana Brydon University of Manitoba, Peter Forsgren Linnaeus University, and Gunlög Fur Linnaeus University.

Brydon, Forsgren, and Fur’s edited collection, Concurrent Imaginaries, Postcolonial Worlds, demonstrates the productivity of reading for concurrences in studying archives, voices, and history in colonial and postcolonial contexts. This multidisciplinary volume situates Nordic colonial practices...
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Volume: 
200
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347045
E-ISBN: 
9789004347601
Publication date: 
May 2017
€121,00
$140.00

by Terrence Craig, Mount Allison University

The White Spaces of Kenyan Settler Writing lists and places in their historical contexts over 900 texts written by Whites in and about colonial Kenya.
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Volume: 
199
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346475
E-ISBN: 
9789004346512
Publication date: 
April 2017
€105,00
$121.00

by Kgomotso Michael Masemola, University of South Africa

In Black South African Autobiography After Deleuze: Belonging and Becoming Self-Testimony, Kgomotso Michael Masemola uses Gilles Deleuze’s theories of immanence and deterritorialization to explore South African Autobiography as both the site and limit of intertextual cultural memory.
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Volume: 
198
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346437
E-ISBN: 
9789004346444
Publication date: 
May 2017
€105,00
$121.00

edited by Mark P. Leone, University of Maryland, and Lee M. Jenkins, University College Cork

In Atlantic Crossings in the Wake of Frederick Douglass, edited by Mark P. Leone and Lee M. Jenkins, twelve chapters on archaeology, literature, and spatial culture explore crossings between American, African American, and Irish historical experience and culture.
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Volume: 
197
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004342903
E-ISBN: 
9789004343481
Publication date: 
March 2017
€92,00
$106.00
The African- Jamaican Aesthetics Cultural Retention and Transformation Across Borders centres on the use of African Jamaican Aesthetics in Jamaica’s literary traditions and its transformation and transmission in the diaspora.
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Volume: 
196
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004338005
E-ISBN: 
9789004342330
Publication date: 
February 2017
€97,00
$112.00

edited by Daria Tunca, Université de Liège, and Janet Wilson, University of Northampton

This collection of essays focuses on the evocative figures of the ‘gateway’ and the ‘wall’ – both literal and metaphorical – to reflect on the state of postcolonial studies, a dynamic discipline that may itself be seen as permanently ‘under construction’.
Series: 
Volume: 
195
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337671
E-ISBN: 
9789004337688
Publication date: 
November 2016
€139,00
$166.00

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