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The Resource Writing postcolonial France : haunting, literature, and the Maghreb, Fiona Barclay, (electronic book)

Writing postcolonial France : haunting, literature, and the Maghreb, Fiona Barclay, (electronic book)

Label
Writing postcolonial France : haunting, literature, and the Maghreb
Title
Writing postcolonial France
Title remainder
haunting, literature, and the Maghreb
Statement of responsibility
Fiona Barclay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the way in which France has failed to come to terms with the end of its empire, and is now haunted by the legacy of its colonial relationship with North Africa. It examines the form assumed by the ghosts of the past in fiction from a range of genres (travel writing, detective fiction, life writing, historical fiction, women's writing) produced within metropolitan France, and assesses whether moments of haunting may in fact open up possibilities for a renewed relational structure of cultural memory. By viewing metropolitan France through the prism of its relationship with its
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
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1973-
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Barclay, Fiona
Dewey number
843/.91409
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ673
LC item number
.B36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • French fiction
  • French fiction
  • Postcolonialism in literature
  • Imperialism
  • Colonies in literature
  • Literature and history
  • Postcolonialism
  • Postcolonialism
Label
Writing postcolonial France : haunting, literature, and the Maghreb, Fiona Barclay, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The return of the colonial in Le Clézio, Bona and Sebbar -- 17 October 1961: haunting in Kettane, Sebbar, Maspero and Daeninckx -- Writing from Algeria: haunted narratives in Cardinal and Cixous -- Abjection: the stranger within in Prévost and Bouraoui
Control code
EBC730738
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xliv, 152 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780739145036
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Writing postcolonial France : haunting, literature, and the Maghreb, Fiona Barclay, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The return of the colonial in Le Clézio, Bona and Sebbar -- 17 October 1961: haunting in Kettane, Sebbar, Maspero and Daeninckx -- Writing from Algeria: haunted narratives in Cardinal and Cixous -- Abjection: the stranger within in Prévost and Bouraoui
Control code
EBC730738
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xliv, 152 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780739145036
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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