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Stories of Women free pdf A probing study of the still-growing field of gender-and-nation interaction, and of how fiction has proved foundational in the imagining of the post-independence nation- Offers a fresh, informed take on the ways in which nations are represented in gendered terms, as mother- or father-land, and also as narrative products- Comparative exploration of West, southern and East African writing, and India - a relatively unique approach in postcolonial studies, which tends to focus on the study of particular locales and regional literature- Crosses postcolonial debates with feminist critiques, bringing gender concepts and issues of sexuality to postcolonial studies- Maintains a fine balance between textual readings and close contextual awareness

About Elleke Boehmer

Elleke Boehmer is Mildred Carlile Professor in English at Royal Holloway, University of London.

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Author : Elleke Boehmer
Publisher : Manchester University Press
Data Published : 16 June 2005
ISBN : 0719068789
EAN : 9780719068782
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 288 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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