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The Resource Bulletproof : afterlives of anticolonial prophecy in South Africa and beyond, Jennifer Wenzel

Bulletproof : afterlives of anticolonial prophecy in South Africa and beyond, Jennifer Wenzel

Label
Bulletproof : afterlives of anticolonial prophecy in South Africa and beyond
Title
Bulletproof
Title remainder
afterlives of anticolonial prophecy in South Africa and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Wenzel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taking the Xhosa cattle killing as her focus, Wenzel offers something paradoxical: a new, anti-canonical canon of South African writing. Concerned with historical and literary 'failures', this work is a reflection on the fragmentary and spectral nature of echoes, influences, and prophecies
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wenzel, Jennifer
Dewey number
968.04/5
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DT1863
LC item number
.W46 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • South Africa
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Politics and government
  • South Africa
  • Auswirkung
  • Antikolonialismus
  • Chiliasmus
  • Xhosa
Label
Bulletproof : afterlives of anticolonial prophecy in South Africa and beyond, Jennifer Wenzel
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
Writing resurrection and reversal: the cattle killing and other nineteenth-century millennial dreams -- Spectral and textual ancestors: new African intermediation and the politics of intertextuality -- The promise of failure: memory, prophecy, and temporal disjunctures of the South African twentieth century -- Weapons of struggle and weapons of memory: thinking time beyond apartheid -- Ancestors without borders: the cattle killing as global reimaginary
Control code
664571308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 311 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226893471
Lccn
2009003740
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612775918
  • 40017004936
  • 9780226893471
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
277591
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664571308
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
Bulletproof : afterlives of anticolonial prophecy in South Africa and beyond, Jennifer Wenzel
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
Writing resurrection and reversal: the cattle killing and other nineteenth-century millennial dreams -- Spectral and textual ancestors: new African intermediation and the politics of intertextuality -- The promise of failure: memory, prophecy, and temporal disjunctures of the South African twentieth century -- Weapons of struggle and weapons of memory: thinking time beyond apartheid -- Ancestors without borders: the cattle killing as global reimaginary
Control code
664571308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 311 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226893471
Lccn
2009003740
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
  • 9786612775918
  • 40017004936
  • 9780226893471
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
277591
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664571308
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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