Transgressing boundaries. : gender, identity, culture, and the 'other' in postcolonial women's.

Fictions written between 1939 and 2005 by indigenous and white (post)colonial women writers emerging from an African-European cultural experience form the focus of this study. Their voyages into the European diasporic space in Africa are important for conveying how African women's literature is...

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Main Author: Oldfield, Elizabeth F.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: [Place of publication not identified] : Editions Rodopi B V, 2013.
Series:Cross/Cultures - Readings in the Post/Colonial Literatures in English.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Agency, Voice, and Sense of Self: Re-Writing African Women's Identity; 2 Space and 'African' Women Writers; 3 Woman, the Visitor:Re-Presenting the Female Authorial Voice; 4 Delineating the Position of African Women; 5 Creative Dialogue, Signification, Gender, and Space: Talking ThroughContemporary Children's Stories; Conclusion; Works Cited; Index.