• Conceptualization of Culture and Language in Post Colonial Literature
    CONCEPTUALIZING CULTURALHYBRIDITY, LANGUAGE AND NATIONAL IDENTITY IN POST COLONIAL LITERATURE: Hybridity, Culture and Language are the major issues in the post colonial theory. My assignment will deal with these three factors in terms of colonial perspectives. The post colonialism mainly explores t
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    Masarykova univerzita Filozofická fakulta Katedra anglistiky a amerikanistiky Magisterská diplomová práce 2008 Eva Kroupová Masaryk University Faculty of Arts Department of English and American Studie
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  • Amitav Ghosh's Sea of Poppies: a Study Post Colonial Perspective.
    sea The Opium Wars, 1839-1842 and 1856-1860 ABSTRACT Sea of Poppies is the novel set prior to opium war, on the bank of the Ganges and in Calcutta. The author compares the Ganges with the Nile, the lifeline of the Egyptian civilization attributing the provenance. He portrays the charac
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  • Post Colonial
    Speaking For the Other - Postcolonial Discourse and Social Change If we take colonialism to be “a relation of structural domination, and a suppression - often violent - of the heterogeneity of the subject(s) in question”, then postcolonial theory can be viewed as both the attempt to move be
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    George, Rosemary Marangoly, and Helen Scott. "An Interview with Tsitsi Dangarembga." Novel (Spring 1993):309-319. [This interview was conducted at the African Writers Festival, Brown Univ., Nov. 1991] Excerpt from Introduction: "Written when the author was twenty-five, Nervous Conditions put Danga
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  • Post Colonial Critique of Sara Suleri's Meatless Days.
    Before the development of Nationalism, people were generally loyal to a city or a particular leader rather than to their nation. Encyclopedia Britannica (vol.no.viii.2009) identifies that the movement has genesis with the late 18th century’s American and French revolutions. Other historians point
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  • Post Colonial Period in Africa
    The postcolonial period dates from 1957 to today. Many African countries achieved formal independence during the 1960’s In this post-colonial period, the majority of African states operate under some form of Presidential rule. Only a few of the states were able to maintain democratic governmen
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  • Is the Post Colonial Question Still Relevant?
    Postcolonial theory arose from the dissatisfaction arising out of the imperial accounts of the natives by the colonial people. It re-examines history and attempts to incorporate the perspectives of the colonized. But what is the consequence of the discontent re
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  • Post Colonial Essay
    PostColonial Literature Essay 3. With reference of at least two short stories from the course, consider in what ways either Desai, Munro, Galgut and Rushdie’s stories are Postcolonial texts. You may consider issues such as home and homelessness, absences in the text, place, positionality or any
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  • Post Colonial Impact in Anita Desai’s in Custody
    Post Colonial Impact on Urdu Language Lovers in Anita Desai’s In Custody Dr.A.CHANDRA BOSE, PhD., Assistant Professor of English The Madura College (Autonomous) Madurai, Tamilnadu -625 011 boseac@gmail.com Introduction Ani
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  • Features of Post Colonialism and Its Application on Four Post Colonial Novels
    TERM PAPER Novel What is post colonialism?What are dominant features of post colonialism?Apply post-colonial theory on four novels Features of Post-colonial theory Application of post-colonial theory on four Post-colonial novels Abstract The
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  • Dead Man (1995) a Post Colonial Analysis
    Dead Man (1995): A Post Colonial Analysis America the land of opulence and opportunity. A haven for glittering fantasies of stardom and fortune. Fast cars, fast food and fast affairs; Tight skirts and loose morals. The home to Hollywood. Where Beatniks and hipsters march alongside tuxedo wearing mi
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  • Post Colonial Perception on the Grass Is Singing
    A Post-Colonial Analysis of Doris Lessing’s The Grass Is Singing The Grass Is Singing, first published in 1950, was an international
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  • V for Vendetta Through a Post Colonial Lense
    V for Vendetta Essay The highly debated precincts of post colonialism, contrary to popular belief can in fact be applied to the James McTeigue film, V for Vendetta, which conforms to and yet penetrates the expanses of the genre, using a masked megalomaniac rebelling against a futuristic totalitaria
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  • Post Colonial India English Drama
    English Literature Eng 102 Term Paper II Topic: Post-Colonial Indian English Drama India has the longest and the richest tradition in drama. During the age of the
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  • Post Modern Literature
    Postmodern literature 1 Postmodern literature Postmodern literature is literature characterized by heavy reliance on techniques like fragmentation, paradox, and questionable narrators, and is often (though not exclusively) defined as a style or trend which emerged in the post–World War II e
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    Post-Colonial Literature Not losing one’s sense of identification/culture with the colonizer’s culture Language itself engages in the creation of an ‘other’ with inferior connotations/associations; terms like “vernacular” or “native”. Travel histories/writing creates notions and myths...
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  • Negotiating Hall's Caribbean Identity in Kincaid's Annie John
    Negotiating Hall's Caribbean Identity in Kincaid's Annie John In his article "Negotiating Caribbean Identities," Stuart Hall attempts to relay to the reader the complications associated with assigning a single cultural identity to the Caribbean people. Even though the article is intended by the
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  • Commiment in Diasporic Literature
    VARIOUS RESPONSES TO COMMITMENT IN DIASPORIC LITERATURE Commitment stands at the opposite pole from compromise. The modern concept of committed literature emerged from the conflict of 20th century ideologies that have reflected the deep social changes of our times - the domination of Nazism and C
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  • Multi Cultural Identity
    ABSTRACT The role of this work is to show how the power relations brought by the globalization, influence the (re) construction of a cultural identity emphasized by the homogenization of the nations. It will be used some contemporary authors that deal with the cultural aspects that are shared in or
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