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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 189–198.
Published: 01 September 2014
... and contention, personal journeys and intellectual itineraries that bypass the rigidities of the empire and the postcolonial nation. Gulam M oham m ed Sheikh is a Gujarati painter, critic, and poet, w ho was born in 1937 in w hat was then the town o f W adhwan Camp, now Surendranagar. Sheikh left Surendranagar...
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English Language Notes (2011) 49 (1): 109–116.
Published: 01 March 2011
... pistem ic M odern­ ity "; Howard Chiang, "Liberating Sex, Knowing Desire: Scientia Sexualis and Epistem icTurning Points in the History o f Sexuality," H istory o f the Human Sciences 23, no. 5 (2010): 42-69; Helen Hok-Sze Leung, Undercurrents: Queer Culture and Postcolonial Hong Kong (Vancouver...
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English Language Notes (2002) 39 (4): 71–88.
Published: 01 June 2002
...). Himself crippled by grief, he com posed over the years a series o f works that constitutes a kind of anatom y of bereavem ent. 23 By the device o f extra line spacing, Kipling divided T he G ard en e r into five distinct structural parts. GOING NATIVE: CONRAD AND POSTCOLONIAL DISCOURSE A rejection...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 89–92.
Published: 01 September 2007
...Bobby Benedicto Copyright © 2007 Regents of the University of Colorado 2007 RETHINKING POSTCOLONIAL (H o m o )S exu ality: Paul V ir il io , G lobal S pace, and F ilipin o G a yn ess B o b b y b e n e d ic t o T he contemporary political and theoretical concern w ith difference has produced...
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English Language Notes (2008) 46 (2): 99–114.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of postcolonialism revolve around metaphors of space. Imperialism in its sim plest definition, fo r example, provides access to territories and human property. And w ith in these interstitial spaces between periphery and center, m etropole and diaspora, "first w o rld "and "third world," exclusion and inclusion...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (2): 86–98.
Published: 01 October 2019
...Ryan Topper Abstract This essay intervenes in debates surrounding trauma theory and postcolonial studies, tracing how forms of African animism can lead to a decolonized discourse of trauma. Taking the postcolonial critique of trauma theory’s Eurocentrism as a point of departure, the essay focuses...
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English Language Notes (2022) 60 (2): 144–155.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and that even provide links to premodern rural culture that the Irish diaspora strips away. While postcolonial postmodernity may render authentic culture unfeasible, contemporary advertising intensifies the mystification and romanticization of the Aran sweater, even with the garment’s increasing machine...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 199–201.
Published: 01 September 2014
... classroom. W hile the focus of her in q u iry is situated in the N orth Am erican aca­ deme, her interests encompass globalization, world literary, cosm opolitan, and postcolonial studies as w ell as the circu its they traverse. Her w o rk also draws from her experiences of teaching secondary English...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 11–20.
Published: 01 April 2019
... signals an affinity with postcolonialism while declaring an intention to shift the intellectual center of gravity away from a purely land-focused one. Just as the term postcolonial aims to understand a world shaped by European empires and their aftermaths, so hydrocolonialism signals a commitment...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 1–17.
Published: 01 October 2020
... turns that have preceded this one—semiotic, feminist, postcolonial—there is a sense of urgency to it, due in part to the practical and ethical questions raised by any change to entrenched methodologies and ways of thinking. Unique to this turn, however, are the epistemic concerns central to Indigenous...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (2): 64–82.
Published: 01 October 2020
... Medievalists working with postcolonial theory have noted the extent to which the Middle Ages seem to “haunt the field” of postcolonial studies. 11 This historical pairing of the colonial and the medieval suggests that the dynamic between the discourses of colonialism and medievalism is a productive space...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 1–10.
Published: 01 September 2014
... such as nation and transnationalism , cultural m aterialism , postcolonialism , w orld literature, and digital hum anities through their sharply focused readings of literary, cultural, and mate­ rial practices of m apping and counter-m apping across, broadly speaking, global im perial m odernity. Ranging from...
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English Language Notes (2020) 58 (1): 145–157.
Published: 01 April 2020
... conflict a central motif in tribal fiction,” including subversion of the Bible and its putative authority. 38 “Postcolonialism” 39 has included a rereading and rewriting of scripture according to the rubrics of “intertextuality,” 40 in which Native novelists such as Linda Hogan, Louise Erdrich...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 1–5.
Published: 01 September 2007
... are inform ed by globalization and theories o f postcoloniality.2 Since then, queer theorists have embraced a more rigorous understanding of queer space, one that seeks to account for diverse global/local relations, as w ell as gay, lesbian, and transgender travel, circulation, and migrations. A good example...
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English Language Notes (2023) 61 (2): 123–142.
Published: 01 October 2023
... epistemologies. 5 Simpson, Mohawk Interruptus . 6 Spivak, Critique of Postcolonial Reason . 7 Hau’ofa, We Are the Ocean , 31 . 9 Elijah McClain died in 2019 after Colorado police detained him and put him in a chokehold, a practice since banned. 10 Martin and Jolly...
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English Language Notes (2021) 59 (1): 1–11.
Published: 01 April 2021
...-century conquest of Iberia and Provence to the waves of expulsion of Iberian Moors, Jews, conversos, and Moriscos after the 1492 Reconquista.” Her essay thus combines a postcolonial feminist take on the most compelling of McKay’s many “Orientalized Black women” with deep knowledge of the interreligious...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 167–187.
Published: 01 September 2014
... legitim ation, of postcolonial nation-building and postcolonial political violence. The m em orial discourse of Gorée has a three-part structure: the past of the Trade, the rec­ on ciling present, and the healed future. The te m p o ra lity o f nationalist narrative is sim ilarly progressive...
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English Language Notes (2019) 57 (1): 1–10.
Published: 01 April 2019
... working in cultural studies, gender/queer studies, literary studies, and global South/postcolonial studies. The aim of this review is to set the stage for understanding exactly how the contents of this special issue furthers the critical and creative interventions made possible by the maritime turn...
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English Language Notes (2007) 45 (2): 77–87.
Published: 01 September 2007
... States.To be sure, Kincaid's M y Brother has already drawn a relatively vast audience and response, both in term s of its public readership and its more scholarly Interpretations; yet w hile m any critics have ana­ lyzed My Brother through pointedly postcolonial lenses, very few have fu lly developed...
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English Language Notes (2014) 52 (2): 35–52.
Published: 01 September 2014
... neocolonial designs regarding territories inhabited by its indigenous population. W ithout doubt, the campaign incisively exposed the gap between official discourse and underlying m otivations, and was a political success. W hile of course accurate, though, the postcolonial readings provided by NGOs, IGOs...