Cross/Cultures

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

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0924-1426
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Edited by Stephanos Stephanides, University of Cyprus, and Stavros Karayanni, European University Cyprus

Vernacular Worlds, Cosmopolitan Imagination brings together essays on literary and artistic practice involving cross-cultural transactions in the post-colonial world. The essays explore broad questions of ethics and aesthetics in the productive tension between language, culture, and the polis.
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Volume: 
181
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004300644
Expected: 
May 2015
€55,00
$71.00

Edited by Joel Kuortti

This collection is a timely reflection on the momentous concept of transculturalism. With its historical roots in globalization, transculturation, oriented to (new) aesthetics, seeks new cultural formations, and, with its heterogeneous author- and readership, enlists active participation by the...
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Volume: 
179
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042039155
E-ISBN: 
9789401211970
Publication date: 
January 2015
€55,00
$77.00

Michelle Antoinette

Reworlding Art History highlights the significance of contemporary Southeast Asian art and artists, and their place in the globalized art world and the internationalizing field of ‘contemporary art’. In the light of the region’s modern art history, the book surveys this...
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Volume: 
178
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042039148
E-ISBN: 
9789401211963
Publication date: 
January 2015
€150,00
$210.00

Isidore Diala

This collection in part examines the legacy of the consummate Nigerian stage artist and scholar, Esiaba Irobi (1960–2010). Poems, tributes, and studies celebrate Irobi’s significance as actor, playwright, director, poet, and theatre theorist. Irobi’s life, temper, times, and...
Series: 
Volume: 
177
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042038981
Publication date: 
January 2014
€85,00
$119.00

Edited by Om Prakash Dwivedi

The growing importance of the Indian diaspora is felt today across the globe due to its emergence as the second-largest dias¬poric community. By examining historical, socio-cultural, economic, political, and lite¬rary aspects of the Indian diaspora, this volume sets out to trace the...
Series: 
Volume: 
176
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042038882
Publication date: 
January 2014
€70,00
$98.00

Valérie Baisnée

Examined in this study are twentieth- and twenty-first century autobiographies and memoirs by major New Zealand women writers. Brought together for the first time in a single study, texts by Sylvia Ashton–Warner, Janet Frame, Lauris Edmond, Fiona Kidman, Barbara Anderson, Ruth Park, and...
Series: 
Volume: 
175
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038684
Publication date: 
January 2014
€40,00
$54.00

Elina Valovirta

The present book offers a reader-theoretical model for approaching anglophone Caribbean women’s writing through affects, emotions, and feelings related to sexuality, a prominent theme in the literary tradition. How does an affective framework help us read this tradition of writing that is...
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Volume: 
174
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042038608
Publication date: 
January 2014
€48,00
$64.00

Edited by Beate Neumeier and Kay Schaffer

How does one read across cultural boundaries? The multitude of creative texts, performance practices, and artworks produced by Indigenous writers and artists in contemporary Australia calls upon Anglo-European academic readers, viewers, and critics to respond to this critical question. ...
Series: 
Volume: 
173
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037946
Publication date: 
January 2014
€70,00
$94.00

Edited by Christopher Balme and Gordon Collier

During the same period in which Derek Walcott was pouring immense physical, emotional, and logistical resources into the foundation of a viable first-rate West Indian theatre company and continuing to write his inimitable poetry, he was also busy writing newspaper reviews, chiefly for the...
Series: 
Volume: 
172
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037571
Publication date: 
January 2013
€144,00
$192.00

Edited by Gordon Collier

During the same period in which Derek Walcott was pouring immense physical, emotional, and logistical resources into the foundation of a viable first-rate West Indian theatre company and continuing to write his inimitable poetry, he was also busy writing newspaper reviews, chiefly for the...
Series: 
Volume: 
171
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042037564
Publication date: 
January 2013
€150,00
$200.00

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Edited by Mark Stein, Association for the Study of the New Literatures in English

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