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Canonization, Colonization, Decolonization: A Comparative Study of Political and Critical Works by Minority Writers

Seodial F.H. Deena
Format
Book
Published
New York : Peter Lang, c2001.
Language
English
Series
Many Voices : Ethnic Literatures of the Americas
Many Voices (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN
082044023X (alk. paper)
Contents
  • I Colonization and Canonization 11
  • Colonial and Canonical Marginalization and Oppression on the Basis of Race 11
  • Colonial and Canonical Marginalization and Oppression on the Basis of Gender 16
  • Colonial and Canonical Marginalization and Oppression on the Basis of Class 22
  • Colonial Education and Oppositional Perspectives 25
  • II Colonial and Canonical Control over Post-colonial Writers 37
  • Socio-Economic and Political Complications 39
  • Confrontation with History 50
  • Colonial Criticism 52
  • Language Controversy 56
  • III Products of Colonialism: Mimicry and Madness 71
  • Disorder and Mimicry through Colonial Apparatuses in V. S. Naipaul's The Mimic Men 71
  • Colonial Alienation Producing Madness in Jean Rhys' Wide Sargasso Sea 91
  • IV Racism and Cultural Imperialism 121
  • Racism Reduces Conrad's Attack on Colonialism in Heart of Darkness 123
  • A Marriage between Western Autobiography and a Lakota Autobiography: Cultural Struggle in Content and Form in Black Elk Speaks 138
  • V Decolonization and Counter-Canonization 155
  • Resistance, Restriction, and Restoration in Richard Wright's Native Son 156
  • Alice Walker's Decolonization of Traditional Love in The Color Purple 167
  • Compromise? 178.
Description
xii, 228 p. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. [197]-219) and index.
Series Statement
Many voices : Ethnic literatures of the Americas ; vol. 4
Many voices (New York, N.Y.) ; vol. 4
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