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Travel writing and the transnational author / Sam Knowles

Author/Creator:
Knowles, Sam author.
Publication:
Houndsmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
ix, 244 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Travelers' writings, English -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English prose literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Literature and transnationalism.
Travel in literature.
Ondaatje, Michael, 1943- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Seth, Vikram, 1952- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Ghosh, Amitav, 1956- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Rushdie, Salman -- Criticism and interpretation.
Notes:
Introduction : travel writing and transnationalism -- part 1. Travelling out. Michael Ondaatje : the 'prodigal-foreigner', reconstruction, and transnational boundaries ; Vikram Seth : the performing wanderer and transnational disintegration -- part 2. Travelling on. Amitav Ghosh : uncertain translation and transnational confusion ; Salman Rushdie : political dualities and imperial transnationalisms -- Conclusion : transnational literature on the move.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-234) and index.
ISBN:
113733245X
9781137332455
OCLC:
870285741
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