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The Resource Signifying with a vengeance : theories, literatures, storytellers, Mustapha Marrouchi

Signifying with a vengeance : theories, literatures, storytellers, Mustapha Marrouchi

Label
Signifying with a vengeance : theories, literatures, storytellers
Title
Signifying with a vengeance
Title remainder
theories, literatures, storytellers
Statement of responsibility
Mustapha Marrouchi
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "In Signifying with a Vengeance, Mustapha Marrouchi traces the development of another way of narrating postcolonial literature, one that positions acts of subversion and resistance as central to the unfolding dialogue between the West and the Rest. Writing outside the Western gaze, not against it, Marrouchi explores the relationship between postcolonial tradition and "high" theory, elaborating a new critical approach located within this tradition that allows the subaltern voice to represent itself. In the process, he uses the critical framework to examine several major works of postcolonial literature, including V.S
  • Naipaul's A Way in the World, Tahar Ben Jelloun's The Sacred Night, Said's Orientalism, Jacques Derrida's Monolingualism of the Other, and Toni Morrison's Paradise."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Marrouchi, Mustapha
Dewey number
810.9/896073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS153.N5
LC item number
M2627 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature and anthropology
  • American literature
  • Postcolonialism
  • African Americans in literature
  • African Americans
  • Culture
  • Gates, Henry Louis
Label
Signifying with a vengeance : theories, literatures, storytellers, Mustapha Marrouchi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
47764376
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 345 pages
Isbn
9780791452684
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001049330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Signifying with a vengeance : theories, literatures, storytellers, Mustapha Marrouchi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-333) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
47764376
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 345 pages
Isbn
9780791452684
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001049330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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