7 edition of Postcolonial Duras found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -244) and index.
|Statement||Jane Bradley Winston.|
|LC Classifications||PQ2607.U8245 Z95 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 254 p. :|
|Number of Pages||254|
|LC Control Number||2001021792|
Between and , Duras published her first work with Philippe Roques, L’Empire franc¸ais, but her first novel written under the family name Donnadieu, La Famille Tane´ran, was refused by Gallimard. Also in this period, Duras’s first child was stillborn. Marguerite Duras. Novelist, Screenwriter, Playwright (4-Apr — 3-Mar) SUBJECT OF BOOKS.
Postcolonialism, the historical period or state of affairs representing the aftermath of Western colonialism; the term can also be used to describe the concurrent project to reclaim and rethink the history and agency of people subordinated under various forms of lonialism signals a possible future of overcoming colonialism, yet new forms of domination or subordination can Missing: Duras. Kate Ince rightfully describes as Duras's 'gnomic and lacuna-ridden writing style' (Ince, ). Nor do I wish to uncover the 'truth' of Duras's position on French colonialism. Rather, I propose that Duras's The Lover is marked and constrained by the discursive .
Postcolonialism. There is remarkably little agreement among the practitioners of postcolonial criticism, theory, and history regarding exactly what postcolonialism is other than radical intellectual opposition to all forms of Western colonialism, past and present, and an unshakable belief in colonialism's irreparable disfigurement of the modern g: Duras. Postcolonial Literature Introduction. Let's be real: colonialism was an ugly thing. A bunch of Europeans basically went off into the four corners of the globe—into Africa, Asia, South America (not to mention North America)—and pillaged other people's land, their resources, their minerals, and their labor and grew filthy rich off of did this by force, of g: Duras.
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Required reading for students and scholars of Duras, this book will interest specialists in the fields of contemporary French and Francophone literary and cultural studies, Diaspora Studies, African American literary studies, postcolonial and transnational studies, comparative literary studies, feminist theory, and Cited by: 8.
The Hardcover of the Postcolonial Duras: Cultural Memory in Postwar France by J. Winston at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Taking an innovative approach, Jane Winston's Postcolonial Duras radically revises our understanding of both Duras and a crucial swath of French cultural and literary history by studying each one through the lens of the other.
This is the first book to read Duras's work in relation to the broadBrand: Palgrave Macmillan US. Rewriting Duras into this broad historical context, Postcolonial Duras establishes Wright's central role in the postwar French literary field and Duras's crucial Postcolonial Duras book place between the.
(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary Taking an innovative approach, Jane Winston's "Postcolonial Duras" radically revises our understanding of both Duras and a crucial swath of French cultural and literary history by studying each one through the lens of the other.
IN POSTCOLONIAL LITERATURE AND CULTURE 2 SOCIETY FOR FRANCOPHONE POSTCOLONIAL STUDIES Cover design by Caomhan 6 Postcolonial Duras book The SFPS logo is based on a Teke mask from the Upper Sanga region (Congo-Brazzaville) ISBN Duras and Indochina Postcolonial Perspectives Julia Waters.
We then move to the central chapter of the book, which situates Duras's work in relation to her childhood in colonial Vietnam. Building on important earlier work on Duras from a postcolonial perspective by Jane Bradley Winston (Postcolonial Duras: Cultural Memory in Postwar France (New York: Palgrave, )), Author: Jennifer Yee.
Professor Antoinette Burton, University of Illinois This best-selling key guide, now in its second edition, provides an essential key to understanding the issues which characterize post- colonialism,explaining what it is,where it is encountered and why itMissing: Duras.
Women’s Identities and Bodies in Colonial and Postcolonial History and Literature, Edited by Maria Isabel Romero Ruiz This book first published Cambridge Scholars Publishing 12 Back Chapman Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2XX, UK British Library Cataloguing in Publication DataMissing: Duras.
This is the first book to read Duras in relation to colonial education, colonial propaganda, the postwar radicalization of left-wing intellectuals in France, and the work of artists of the African American and Francophone Vietnamese diasporas. COVID Resources.
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Postcolonial literature often addresses the problems and consequences of the decolonization of a country, especially questions relating to the political and cultural independence of formerly subjugated people, and themes such as racialism and colonialism.
A Missing: Duras. Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's collection. Literature, Ethics, and Decolonization in Postwar France. and Marguerite Duras show, seemingly disengaged literary principles - such as blankness, minimalism, silence, and indeterminateness - can be deployed to a number of potent political Cited by: 1.
Contributors Susan Bassnettis Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Warwick. She is the author of Translation Studies (3rd ed., ) and Postcolonial Translation: Theory and Practice() with Harish Trivedi.
Recent books include The Translator as Writer() with Peter Bush; Global News Translation() with Esperança Bielsa, and TedMissing: Duras. About the Book Vietnam and the Colonial Condition of French Literature explores an aspect of modern French literature that has been consistently overlooked in literary histories: the relationship between the colonies—their cultures, languages, and people—and formal shifts in French literary production.
TY - CHAP. T1 - Postcolonial Duras. T2 - Cultural Memory in Postwar France. AU - Winston, Jane. A2 - Harvey, Robert. A2 - Volat, Hélène. A2 - Harvey, RobertCited by: 8. The field of Postcolonial Studies has been picking up conspicuousness since the s. Some would date its ascent in the Western institute from the distribution of Edward Said's persuasive scrutinize of Western developments of the Orient in his book, Orientalism.
These works are excellent critical writings covering theories of postcolonialist critics. This work (Postcolonialism: An Historical Introduction) is a magnum opus covering the entire field of postcolonial study from Colonialism, Imperialism, Neocolonialism to Postcolonialism.
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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Postcolonialism criticizes both the Western domination and the imposition of a global economic system of structural inequality.
Thus, postcolonial theory shares many important methods and insights with standpoint feminist epistemological critique. Postcolonialism intersects with the study of the nation-state and emergent g: Duras.
As Naomi Schor makes clear, the ‘postcolonial turn’ in French studies is itself part of an ongoing process of transformation, epistemological and otherwise, continuing and further developing in many ways the impact of feminism in the s, in ‘Feminism and Francophone Literature: From One Revolution to Another’, Yale French Studies Cited by: 6.
Influenced by the poststructuralist and postmodern idea of decentering, postcolonial literary criticism undermines the universalist claims of literature, identifies colonial sympathies in the canon, and replaces the colonial metanarratives with counter-narratives of resistance, by rewriting history and asserting cultural identities through strategies such as separatism, nativism, cultural Missing: Duras.Significance of Studying Postcolonial Literature and its Relevance Article (PDF Available) in Journal of English Language and Literature 3(3) August w ReadsAuthor: Simhachalam Thamarana.