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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 97–120.
Published: 01 March 2019
...). The main protagonists of both novels are transnational mediators whose migrant identities are reshaped at the intersection of Yugoslavia and the United States, and they offer provocative perspectives on women’s interlinked lives in homeland and host communities. While Tesich fictionalizes a postsocialist...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 1–22.
Published: 01 March 2019
... connections and cultural practices, and some link the Cold War and military conflicts in the former Yugoslavia to the ongoing “war on terror,” as well as portray cross-ethnic linkages between immigrants of different national backgrounds. As it creates new transnational imaginaries, this work reconfigures US...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 43–70.
Published: 01 March 2019
... connections between Bulgaria and the United States, Vapnyar develops deterritorialized memories about the Soviet past, and Hemon articulates relational forms of (reverse) mirroring between the United States and the former Yugoslavia. Their texts do not serve as transparent windows, forms of cultural brokerage...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 71–96.
Published: 01 March 2019
... . Djilas Aleksa . 1991 . Contested Country: Yugoslav Unity and Communist Revolution, 1919–1953 . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Drapac Vesna . 2010 . Constructing Yugoslavia: A Transnational History . Basingstoke, UK : Palgrave Macmillan . Duda Igor . 2005 . U...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (4): 405–430.
Published: 01 December 2020
... travelogue Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (1941). Copyright © 2020 Hofstra University 2020 Black Lamb Harriet Hume India Orientalism topographies Yugoslavia When I am in a mood to slip out of life into fantasy, London enables me to pass in the drooping of an eyelid into a mere reenactment...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2020) 66 (4): 403–404.
Published: 01 December 2020
..., in the UK and in India and Yugoslavia. Jacqueline Rose, Tzvetan Todorov, Michel de Certeau, and Edward Said frame these discussions. But the essay is most striking in its granular engagement with the entire West corpus, often drawing on her reviews of other authors to cast light on her own works. West’s...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (2019) 65 (1-2): 167–186.
Published: 01 March 2019
... family escaped the war in the former Yugoslavia, and she is now Vlad’s tutor. The second play, Aliens with Extraordinary Skills , portrays undocumented immigrants Nadia and Borat, who left Moldova looking for a better life and money. In New York, they adopt the stage names of Ginger and Steve...