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Scripting Shame in African Literature

Scripting Shame in African Literature

Stephen L. Bishop

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348431
eISBN:
9781800852327
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348431.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

- Shame is one of the most frequent underlying emotions expressed throughout sub-Saharan African literature, yet studies of such literature almost universally ignore the topic in favour of a focus on ... More

Stirring the Pot of Haitian Historyby Michel-Rolph Trouillot

Stirring the Pot of Haitian History: by Michel-Rolph Trouillot

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800859678
eISBN:
9781800852297
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800859678.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Stirring the Pot of Haitian History is an original translation of Ti difé boulé sou istoua Ayiti (1977), the first book written by Haitian anthropologist Michel-Rolph Trouillot. Challenging ... More

Abdelkébir KhatibiPostcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Abdelkébir Khatibi: Postcolonialism, Transnationalism, and Culture in the Maghreb and Beyond

Jane Hiddleston and Khalid Lyamlahy (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789622331
eISBN:
9781800341272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789622331.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Abdelkébir Khatibi (1938–2009) is one of the greatest Moroccan thinkers, and one of the most important theorists of both postcolonialism and Islamic culture of the late twentieth and early ... More

Final FrontiersScience Fiction and Techno-Science in Non-Aligned India

Final Frontiers: Science Fiction and Techno-Science in Non-Aligned India

Upamanyu Pablo Mukherjee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620283
eISBN:
9781789629699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Discontinued
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620283.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This is the first book-length study of the relationship between science fiction, the techno-scientific policies of independent India, and the global non-aligned movement that emerged as a response to ... More

Contesting the ClassroomReimagining Education in Moroccan and Algerian Literatures

Contesting the Classroom: Reimagining Education in Moroccan and Algerian Literatures

Erin Twohig

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620214
eISBN:
9781789629576
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620214.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Contesting the Classroom is the first scholarly work to analyze both how Algerian and Moroccan novels depict the postcolonial classroom, and how postcolonial literature is taught in Morocco and ... More

Contested Identities in Costa RicaConstructions of the Tico in Literature and Film

Contested Identities in Costa Rica: Constructions of the Tico in Literature and Film

Liz Harvey-Kattou

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781789620054
eISBN:
9781789629569
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620054.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Costa Rica is a country known internationally for its eco-credentials, dazzling coastlines, and reputation as one of the happiest and most peaceful nations on earth. Beneath this façade, however, ... More

Joseph Zobel: Négritude and the Novel

Joseph Zobel: Négritude and the Novel

Louise Hardwick

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781786940735
eISBN:
9781786945044
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940735.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Joseph Zobel (1915-2006) is one of the best-known Francophone Caribbean authors, and is internationally recognized for his novel La Rue Cases-Nègres (1950). Yet very little is known about his other ... More

Architextual AuthenticityConstructing Literature and Literary Identity in the French Caribbean

Architextual Authenticity: Constructing Literature and Literary Identity in the French Caribbean

Jason Herbeck

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940391
eISBN:
9781786944948
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940391.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Construction of identity has constituted a vigorous source of debate in the Caribbean from the early days of colonization to the present, and under the varying guises of independence, ... More

Pacifist InvasionsArabic, Translation & the Postfrancophone Lyric

Pacifist Invasions: Arabic, Translation & the Postfrancophone Lyric

Yasser Elhariry

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781786940407
eISBN:
9781786945075
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781786940407.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Pacifist Invasions: Arabic, Translation, and the Postfrancophone Lyric is about what happens to the contemporary French lyric in the translingual Arabic context. Drawing on lyric theory, comparative ... More

Bourdieu and Postcolonial Studies

Bourdieu and Postcolonial Studies

Raphael Dalleo (ed.)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9781781382967
eISBN:
9781781384084
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781382967.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

Postcolonial studies has taken a significant turn since 2000 from the post-structural focus on language and identity of the 1980s and 1990s to more materialist and sociological approaches. A key ... More

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