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Postcolonial theory and the United States : race, ethnicity, and literature, edited by Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt, (electronic resource)

Label
Postcolonial theory and the United States : race, ethnicity, and literature
Title
Postcolonial theory and the United States
Title remainder
race, ethnicity, and literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Probing essays that examine critical issues surrounding the United States's ever-expanding international cultural identity in the postcolonial era Download Plain Text version At the beginning of the twenty-first century, we may be in a "transnational" moment, increasingly aware of the ways in which local and national narratives, in literature and elsewhere, cannot be conceived apart from a radically new sense of shared human histories and global interdependence. To think transnationally about literature, history, and culture requires a study of the evolution of hybrid identities within natio
Cataloging source
E7B
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.M56
LC item number
P67 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951 December 23-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Singh, Amritjit
  • Schmidt, Peter
  • JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Ethnic groups
  • Minorities
  • Postcolonialism
  • Postcolonialism in literature
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Race in literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / American / General
  • HISTORY / Social History
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Ethnic groups
  • Ethnic groups in literature
  • Ethnicity in literature
  • Minorities in literature
  • Minorities
  • Postcolonialism
  • Postcolonialism in literature
  • Race in literature
  • United States
  • Postkolonialisme
  • Etnisch bewustzijn
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Ethnic groups
  • Minorities
  • Postcolonialism
Label
Postcolonial theory and the United States : race, ethnicity, and literature, edited by Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the borders between U.S. studies and postcolonial theory / Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt -- Postcolonialism, ideology, and Native American literature / Arnold Krupat -- "Where, by the way, is this train going?" : a case for Black (cultural) studies / Mae G. Henderson -- Refiguring Aztlán / Rafael Pérez-Torres -- Denationalization reconsidered : Asian American cultural criticism at a theoretical crossroads / Sau-ling C. Wong -- Indian literacy, U.S. colonialism, and literary criticism / Maureen Konkle -- Capitalism, black (under)development, and the production of the African-American novel in the 1850s / Carla L. Peterson -- Postcolonial anxiety in classic U.S. literature / Laurence Buell -- Romancing the empire : the embodiment of American masculinity in the popular historical novel of 1890s / Amy Kaplan -- Neither fish, flesh, nor fowl : race and region in the writings of Charles W. Chesnutt / Anne Fleischmann -- Postcolonialism after W.E.B. Du Bois / Kenneth Mastern -- How (!) is an Indian? A contest of stories, round 2 / Jana Sequoya Magdaleno -- Revisioning our Kumblas : transforming feminist and nationalist agendas in three Caribbean women's texts / Rhonda Cobham -- Arab-Americans and the meanings of race / Lisa Suhair Majaj -- Broken English memories : languages of the trans-colony / Juan Flores -- "Born-again Filipino" : Filipino American identity and Asian panethnicity / Leny Mendoza Strobel -- South Asian American literature : "Off the turnpike" of Asian America / Lavina Dhingra shankar and Rajini Srikanth -- Can you go home again? : transgression and transformation in African-American women's and Chicana literary practice / Inés Salazar -- Hybridity in the Americas : reading Condé, Mukherjee, and Hawthorne / Bruce Simon
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 471 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781621036371
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2kjmpd
System control number
  • (OCoLC)820816833
  • (OCoLC)ocn820816833
Label
Postcolonial theory and the United States : race, ethnicity, and literature, edited by Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
On the borders between U.S. studies and postcolonial theory / Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt -- Postcolonialism, ideology, and Native American literature / Arnold Krupat -- "Where, by the way, is this train going?" : a case for Black (cultural) studies / Mae G. Henderson -- Refiguring Aztlán / Rafael Pérez-Torres -- Denationalization reconsidered : Asian American cultural criticism at a theoretical crossroads / Sau-ling C. Wong -- Indian literacy, U.S. colonialism, and literary criticism / Maureen Konkle -- Capitalism, black (under)development, and the production of the African-American novel in the 1850s / Carla L. Peterson -- Postcolonial anxiety in classic U.S. literature / Laurence Buell -- Romancing the empire : the embodiment of American masculinity in the popular historical novel of 1890s / Amy Kaplan -- Neither fish, flesh, nor fowl : race and region in the writings of Charles W. Chesnutt / Anne Fleischmann -- Postcolonialism after W.E.B. Du Bois / Kenneth Mastern -- How (!) is an Indian? A contest of stories, round 2 / Jana Sequoya Magdaleno -- Revisioning our Kumblas : transforming feminist and nationalist agendas in three Caribbean women's texts / Rhonda Cobham -- Arab-Americans and the meanings of race / Lisa Suhair Majaj -- Broken English memories : languages of the trans-colony / Juan Flores -- "Born-again Filipino" : Filipino American identity and Asian panethnicity / Leny Mendoza Strobel -- South Asian American literature : "Off the turnpike" of Asian America / Lavina Dhingra shankar and Rajini Srikanth -- Can you go home again? : transgression and transformation in African-American women's and Chicana literary practice / Inés Salazar -- Hybridity in the Americas : reading Condé, Mukherjee, and Hawthorne / Bruce Simon
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 471 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781621036371
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2kjmpd
System control number
  • (OCoLC)820816833
  • (OCoLC)ocn820816833

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