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The Resource White women writers and their African invention, Simon Lewis

White women writers and their African invention, Simon Lewis

Label
White women writers and their African invention
Title
White women writers and their African invention
Statement of responsibility
Simon Lewis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
''A pioneering book ... original in its arguments, thorough in its presentation of the complex contexts of the white woman writer in Africa, and sophisticated in its set of readings and in its combination of biography, social history, and criticism
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, Simon
Dewey number
820.9/326
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9369.2.S37
LC item number
Z7 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schreiner, Olive
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Women and literature
  • Authors, South African
  • Authors, Danish
  • Africa
  • Women, White
  • Africa
  • Dinesen, Isak
  • Schreiner, Olive
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Authors, Danish
  • Authors, South African
  • Intellectual life
  • Literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women, White
  • Africa
  • Letterkunde
  • Engels
  • Deens
  • Vrouwelijke auteurs
  • Boerderijen
Label
White women writers and their African invention, Simon Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-251) 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
Part 1: "I" -- 1. The invention of the "I" -- 2. Of masquerades and masks: miming and alterity -- 3. The childless mother and motherless child, or the orphanhood of the white woman writer in Africa -- Part 2: "Had a farm" -- 4. Stories of African farms and the politics of landscape -- 5. Culture, cultivation, and colonialism in Out of Africa and beyond -- 6. Violence and voluntarism: the will to power and the will to die -- Part 3: "In Africa" -- 7. X-ing out Africa to produce something new -- 8. Graves with a view: atavism and the European history of Africa
Control code
85866990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)85866990
Label
White women writers and their African invention, Simon Lewis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-251) 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
Part 1: "I" -- 1. The invention of the "I" -- 2. Of masquerades and masks: miming and alterity -- 3. The childless mother and motherless child, or the orphanhood of the white woman writer in Africa -- Part 2: "Had a farm" -- 4. Stories of African farms and the politics of landscape -- 5. Culture, cultivation, and colonialism in Out of Africa and beyond -- 6. Violence and voluntarism: the will to power and the will to die -- Part 3: "In Africa" -- 7. X-ing out Africa to produce something new -- 8. Graves with a view: atavism and the European history of Africa
Control code
85866990
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 263 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813031835
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)85866990

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