In Search of the Afropolitan
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Eva Rask Knudsen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-07 - Publisher:

A dissemination of the figure of the 'Afropolitan' from a critical literary angle. It attempts to explore a field of study which lacks a comprehensive literary
In Search of the Afropolitan
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Eva Rask Knudsen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-18 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

A dissemination of the figure of the ‘Afropolitan’ from a critical literary angle. It attempts to explore a field of study which lacks a comprehensive liter
Debating the Afropolitan
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Emilia María Durán-Almarza
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume evaluates the vitality of the term ‘Afropolitan’ within the fields of African and Afro-diasporic studies. A hotly debated and malleable term, it
Afropolitanism: Reboot
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: Carli Coetzee
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-23 - Publisher: Routledge

This edited collection comprises an original and activist group of contributions on that much maligned figure, the Afropolitan. The contributors do not aim to d
Imagining Africa
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Clive Gabay
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-22 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

While challenging traditional postcolonial accounts, Gabay places racial anxiety at the heart of imaginaries of Africa and international order.
Afropolitan Literature as World Literature
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: James Hodapp
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-23 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

African literature has never been more visible than it is today. Whereas Chinua Achebe, Wole Soyinka, and Ngugi wa Thiong'o defined a golden generation of Afric
Literary Translation, Reception, and Transfer
Language: en
Pages: 510
Authors: Norbert Bachleitner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-21 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The three concepts mentioned in the title of this volume imply the contact between two or more literary phenomena; they are based on similarities that are relat
Making Black History
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: Dominique Haensell
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-04 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Anglia Book Series (ANGB) offers a selection of high quality work on all areas and aspects of English philology. It publishes book-length studies and essay
Narratives of fear and safety
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Kaisa Kaukiainen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-01 - Publisher: BoD - Books on Demand

The essays in this edited volume, written in English and French, tackle the intriguing problems of fear and safety by analysing their various meanings and manif
Fictions of Migration in Contemporary Britain and Ireland
Language: en
Pages: 211
Authors: Carmen Zamorano Llena
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-30 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book examines how the transcultural and transnational migration of people, texts, and ideas has transformed the paradigm of national literature, with Brita