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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 171–185.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Vilashini Cooppan Abstract The circulatory connectivity that defines the Indian Ocean as critical object also inheres in objects themselves and the descriptive economies surrounding them. Combining regional chronotopes, the thingly imaginary of Abdulrazak Gurnah’s novel By the Sea , Graham Harman’s...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 16–24.
Published: 01 March 2017
... of coastal form through a focus on the African Indian Ocean littoral and with reference to the oeuvres of Mia Couto and Abdulrazak Gurnah. Both are shown to muddle the inside-outside binary that delineates nations and continents, and which has been particularly stark in framing Africa in both imperial...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 186–201.
Published: 01 June 2022
...Kritish Rajbhandari Abstract This article explores the representation of multilingual Indian Ocean pasts in novels by Amitav Ghosh and Abdulrazak Gurnah, two key contemporary postcolonial writers from the opposite shores of the ocean. It theorizes the historical impulse in the novels as anarchival...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 147–155.
Published: 01 June 2022
... work of prominent writers of the Indian Ocean (including Abdulrazak Gurnah, the winner of the 2021 Nobel Prize in Literature), the concept of literary circularities is anchored in the study of multiple intersecting and networked sites of exchange, circulation, migration, and encounter in this vast...
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Comparative Literature (2022) 74 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 June 2022
... Santos . “ ‘Towards a New Oceania’: On Contemporary Pacific Islander Poetry Networks .” College Literature 47 , no. 1 ( 2020 ): 240 – 47 . Raihanaty Jalil . “ Gaming the Skin .” In Wood , Wave 100 – 13 . Samuelson Meg . “ Abdulrazak Gurnah’s Fictions of the Swahili...
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Comparative Literature (2017) 69 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 March 2017
..., arguing for littoral literature, coastal form, and an amphibian aesthetic. Her focus is on two writers concerned with the South-East African Indian Ocean coast: Mia Couto from Mozambique and Abdulrazak Gurnah, a British-Zanzibari writer. Both writ- ers develop a hydro-poetics of the coast...