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Title Postcolonial theory and the United States : race, ethnicity, and literature / edited by Amritjit Singh and Peter Schmidt.

Publication Info. Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2000]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  810.992 P857P    Check Shelf
Description xx, 471 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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.
Subject American literature -- Minority authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Ethnic groups -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Minorities -- United States -- Intellectual life.
Postcolonialism -- United States.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Ethnic groups in literature.
Minorities in literature.
Ethnicity in literature.
Race in literature.
Added Author Singh, Amritjit.
Schmidt, Peter, 1951 December 23-
ISBN 1578062519 cloth alkaline paper
1578062527 paper alkaline paper
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