Postcolonial Life-Writing: Culture, Politics, and by Bart Moore-Gilbert

By Bart Moore-Gilbert

Postcolonial Life-Writing is the 1st try and provide a sustained critique of this more and more obvious and influential box of cultural production.

Bart Moore-Gilbert considers the connection among postcolonial life-writing and its western analogues, deciding on the major features that differentiate the style within the postcolonial context. Focusing fairly on writing types and narrative conceptions of the Self, this booklet uncovers a particular parallel culture of auto/biographical writing and analyses its cultural and political significance.

Original and provocative, this publication brings jointly the 2 targeted fields of Postcolonial reviews and Auto/biography stories in a fruitful and lots more and plenty wanted dialogue.

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