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The Resource Autobiography and independence : selfhood and creativity in North African postcolonial writing in French, Debra Kelly

Autobiography and independence : selfhood and creativity in North African postcolonial writing in French, Debra Kelly

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Autobiography and independence : selfhood and creativity in North African postcolonial writing in French
Title
Autobiography and independence
Title remainder
selfhood and creativity in North African postcolonial writing in French
Statement of responsibility
Debra Kelly
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers an in-depth study of the autobiographical writings of four twentieth-century writers from North Africa, Assia Djebar, Mouloud Feraoun, Abdelkébir Khatibi and Albert Memmi, as they explore issues of language, identity and the individual?s relationship to history. The book places these writers in a clearly defined theoretical context, introducing and contextualising each of the four through the application of postcolonial studies and literary theory on autobiography linked to close textual reading of their works. Avoiding both psychoanalytical theory and approaches concerned pri
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digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kelly, Debra
Dewey number
840.9961
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ3988.5.N6
LC item number
K45 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary French and francophone cultures
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feraoun, Mouloud
  • Djebar, Assia
  • Memmi, Albert
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
  • North African literature (French)
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • Djebar, Assia
  • Feraoun, Mouloud
  • Khatibi, Abdelkebir
  • Memmi, Albert
  • Feraoun, Mouloud
  • Memmi, Albert
  • Ḫaṭībī, ʻAbd-al-Kabīr
  • Djebar, Assia
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Identity (Psychology) in literature
  • North African literature (French)
  • Autobiografieën
  • Bellettrie
  • Postkolonialisme
  • Frans
  • Noord-Afrika
  • Autobiografische Literatur
  • Frankophones Afrika
Label
Autobiography and independence : selfhood and creativity in North African postcolonial writing in French, Debra Kelly
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Copyright Acknowledgements; Introduction : A Place in the Word; 1 : Life/Writing in the Colonial and Postcolonial Contexts; 2 : Mouloud Feraoun : Life Story, Life-Writing, History; 3: Albert Memmi : Fictions of Identity and the Quest for Truth; 4 : Abdelkébir Khatibi : The Deciphering of Memory and the Potential of Postcolonial Identity; 5: Assia Djebar : History, Selfhood and the Possession of Knowledge; Conclusion : A Place in the World; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
276172397
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 400 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846312625
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p56c9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276172397
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Autobiography and independence : selfhood and creativity in North African postcolonial writing in French, Debra Kelly
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
Title Page; Contents; Acknowledgements; Copyright Acknowledgements; Introduction : A Place in the Word; 1 : Life/Writing in the Colonial and Postcolonial Contexts; 2 : Mouloud Feraoun : Life Story, Life-Writing, History; 3: Albert Memmi : Fictions of Identity and the Quest for Truth; 4 : Abdelkébir Khatibi : The Deciphering of Memory and the Potential of Postcolonial Identity; 5: Assia Djebar : History, Selfhood and the Possession of Knowledge; Conclusion : A Place in the World; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
276172397
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 400 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781846312625
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5p56c9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276172397
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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