Cross/Cultures

Readings in Post/Colonial Literatures and Cultures in English

Edited by Gordon Collier, Bénédicte Ledent, Hena Maes-Jelinek†, and Geoffrey Davis

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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200
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004347045
Expected: 
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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199
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004346475
Expected: 
April 2017
€105,00
$121.00

by Kgomotso Michael Masemola, University of South Africa

In South African Autobiography After Deleuze: Becoming in Black 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
Expected: 
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
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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’.
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Volume: 
195
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337671
E-ISBN: 
9789004337688
Publication date: 
November 2016
€139,00
$166.00

by Michael Sharkey. Volume edited by Gordon Collier.

In The Poetic Eye, Australian poet Michael Sharkey addresses cultural memory, the promotion and reception of poetry, and practical poetics chiefly in Australia and New Zealand.
Series: 
Volume: 
194
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336438
E-ISBN: 
9789004336476
Publication date: 
November 2016
€199,00
$231.00

Edited by Gordon Collier, Geoffrey V. Davis, Marc Delrez, University of Liège, and Bénédicte Ledent, University of Liège.

Contributions on various areas of postcolonial literature, including the work of Wilson Harris, the ground-breaking writer to whom the influential university teacher and literary critic Hena Maes–Jelinek devoted much of her career.
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Volume: 
193
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336421
E-ISBN: 
9789004338081
Publication date: 
November 2016
€143,00
$165.00

Sandra Robinson, Cumberland Lodge, and Alastair Niven, Cumberland Lodge

In Discourses of Empire and Commonwealth, edited by Sandra Robinson and Alastair Niven, a range of contemporary writers and critics reflect on the legacy of imperialism and the role of writers in forging a new, more cosmopolitan identity.
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Volume: 
192
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004322776
E-ISBN: 
9789004335967
Publication date: 
November 2016
€104,00
$125.00

edited by Anke Bartels, University of Potsdam, Lars Eckstein, University of Potsdam, Nicole Waller, University of Potsdam, and Dirk Wiemann, University of Potsdam

Postcolonial Justice addresses a crucial issue in current postcolonial theory: the question of how to reconcile an ethics of diversity and difference with the normative, if not universal thrust that appears to energize any notion of justice.
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Volume: 
191
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335035
E-ISBN: 
9789004335196
Publication date: 
February 2017
€126,00
$151.00

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Edited by Katja Sarkowsky, University of Münster and Gesellschaft für Postkoloniale Studien

Published on behalf of the Association for the Study of the New Literatures in English (ASNEL/GNEL). ASNEL Papers is a subseries of Cross/Cultures.
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1385-2981