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A Poetics of Neurosis

Elena Furlanetto, Dietmar Meinel (eds.)

A Poetics of Neurosis

Narratives of Normalcy and Disorder in Cultural and Literary Texts

08/2018 39,99 € *

This volume investigates how neuroses are romanticized or vilified in literary and cultural texts to illustrate unresolved cultural tensions.

(Post)Colonial Histories – Trauma, Memory and Reconciliation in the Context of the Angolan Civil War

Benedikt Jager, Steffi Hobuß (eds.)

(Post)Colonial Histories – Trauma, Memory and Reconciliation in the Context of the Angolan Civil War

10/2017 ab 26,99 € *

In which way interact (post)colonial discourses with memory discourses? This anthology deals with these questions with the film "My heart of darkness" as a starting point.

»Ich bin eine Kanackin«

Pinar Tuzcu

»Ich bin eine Kanackin«

Decolonizing Popfeminism – Transcultural Perspectives on Lady Bitch Ray

03/2017 ab 26,99 € *

Popfeminism and postmigration: This book combines these issues with decolonial methodologies and thus invites us to forget prescriptive definitions by proposing paradoxicality as a source to diversify our concepts of feminism.

The Promise of Diversity

Nicolas Wasser

The Promise of Diversity

How Brazilian Brand Capitalism Affects Precarious Identities and Work

02/2017 39,99 € *

How precarious is diversity? An ethnographic encounter with affective laborers in a Brazilian fashion enterprise.

Transnational Black Dialogues

Markus Nehl

Transnational Black Dialogues

Re-Imagining Slavery in the Twenty-First Century

07/2016 34,99 € *

This transnational study focuses on black authors who, from a 21st-century perspective, revisit slavery and engage in the intricacies of (re-)appropriating slavery's archive.

Photography in Latin America

Gisela Cánepa Koch, Ingrid Kummels (eds.)

Photography in Latin America

Images and Identities Across Time and Space

06/2016 34,99 € *

This book explores how photographic images from Latin America are currently being used regarding memory politics, ethnographic imagination, as well as the negotiation of identity.

Postcolonial Studies Meets Media Studies

Kai Merten, Lucia Krämer (eds.)

Postcolonial Studies Meets Media Studies

A Critical Encounter

03/2016 ab 26,99 € *

Essays on selected topics relating to both Postcolonial Studies and Media Studies illustrate how the two fields may challenge and enrich each other.

The Transcription of Identities

Min Zhou

The Transcription of Identities

A Study of V. S. Naipaul's Postcolonial Writings

06/2015 34,99 € *

Identity as a vibrant, complex, and highly controversial concept: a postcolonial sight on the writings of V. S. Naipaul.

(Re-)Framing the Arab/Muslim

Silke Schmidt

(Re-)Framing the Arab/Muslim

Mediating Orientalism in Contemporary Arab American Life Writing

10/2014 44,99 € *

Can only Hollywood movies and TV news frame public discourse? This innovative study demonstrates the potential of life writing to (re-)frame Orientalism in the »West.«

Caribbean Food Cultures

Wiebke Beushausen, Anne Brüske, Ana-Sofia Commichau, Patrick Helber, Sinah Kloß (eds.)

Caribbean Food Cultures

Culinary Practices and Consumption in the Caribbean and Its Diasporas

05/2014 38,99 € *

»Caribbean Food Cultures« is dedicated to the emerging academic field of Caribbean food studies. The anthology focuses on food and consumption practices, thus filling a gap in contemporary Caribbean and diaspora studies.

Deconstructing Gender in Carnival

Valeria Sterzi

Deconstructing Gender in Carnival

A Cross Cultural Investigation of a Social Ritual

04/2010 ab 22,99 € *

Gender at the carnival – this original study unveils the para-political character of seemingly harmless entertainment rituals, looking for nothing less than new forms of social subjectivity.

Dancing Postcolonialism

Sabine Sörgel

Dancing Postcolonialism

The National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica

03/2007 27,80 € *

This book presents the first in-depth critical and historical examination of the internationally renowned National Dance Theatre Company of Jamaica (N...

Situating Globalization

Cynthia Nelson, Shahnaz Rouse (eds.)

Situating Globalization

Views from Egypt

10/2000 29,80 € *

The range of perspectives and original materials dealt with by each author highlights the renewed urgency of the struggle for cultural autonomy and vo...

   
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