The Resource Interpreting the republic : marginalization and belonging in contemporary French novels and films, Vinay Swamy

Interpreting the republic : marginalization and belonging in contemporary French novels and films, Vinay Swamy

Label
Interpreting the republic : marginalization and belonging in contemporary French novels and films
Title
Interpreting the republic
Title remainder
marginalization and belonging in contemporary French novels and films
Statement of responsibility
Vinay Swamy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swamy, Vinay
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ307.I54
LC item number
S93 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Begag, Azouz
  • Begag, Azouz
  • French literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Marginality, Social
  • Motion pictures
  • Alienation (Social psychology) in literature
  • French literature
  • Französisch
  • Literatur
  • Film
  • Entfremdung
  • Identität
  • Alienation (Social psychology) in literature
  • French literature
  • French literature
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Marginality, Social
  • Motion pictures
  • Roman
  • Film
  • Französisch
  • Frankreich
  • France
  • Frankreich
Label
Interpreting the republic : marginalization and belonging in contemporary French novels and films, Vinay Swamy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction. France, football, and new national identities ; The unspoken underbelly : the "other" France ; Situating our perspective ; Which French?... ; ...And what of the Francophone? ; Of structures and texts -- Ethnicizing the national, nationalizing the ethnic. Defining belonging ; Cultural and fictive constructs of national identity ; Should paradise be private? -- The society of spectacle in post 9/11 France. 9/11 and literature ; From Begag's Beni to Y.B.'s Kamel ; Kamel's France ; (Re)interpreting Kamel's France ; France distilled -- Reading gender into ethnicity. Fixing identity : the Beur conundrum ; Nini's "Beurette" ; Belghoul's Georgette! -- Of lesbians and cross-dressers. Locating Balasko ; Subverting the triangle in Gazon maudit ; Sexuality, authorship and the dissident potential ; The French connection in Ma vie en rose ; Trajectories for "Tom girls" ; Fantasy and the geographies of transgender desire -- In the shadow of the republic. PaCS and the republic ; Pignon's placard ; The figure of the clandestine ; Marking change in republican rhetoric ; French dreams ; Felix's family
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 173 p.
Isbn
9780739165386
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011001121
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)697036804
  • (OCoLC)ocn697036804
Label
Interpreting the republic : marginalization and belonging in contemporary French novels and films, Vinay Swamy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction. France, football, and new national identities ; The unspoken underbelly : the "other" France ; Situating our perspective ; Which French?... ; ...And what of the Francophone? ; Of structures and texts -- Ethnicizing the national, nationalizing the ethnic. Defining belonging ; Cultural and fictive constructs of national identity ; Should paradise be private? -- The society of spectacle in post 9/11 France. 9/11 and literature ; From Begag's Beni to Y.B.'s Kamel ; Kamel's France ; (Re)interpreting Kamel's France ; France distilled -- Reading gender into ethnicity. Fixing identity : the Beur conundrum ; Nini's "Beurette" ; Belghoul's Georgette! -- Of lesbians and cross-dressers. Locating Balasko ; Subverting the triangle in Gazon maudit ; Sexuality, authorship and the dissident potential ; The French connection in Ma vie en rose ; Trajectories for "Tom girls" ; Fantasy and the geographies of transgender desire -- In the shadow of the republic. PaCS and the republic ; Pignon's placard ; The figure of the clandestine ; Marking change in republican rhetoric ; French dreams ; Felix's family
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxiv, 173 p.
Isbn
9780739165386
Isbn Type
(ebk.)
Lccn
2011001121
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)697036804
  • (OCoLC)ocn697036804

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