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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2017) 63 (2): 115–140.
Published: 01 June 2017
... Hofstra University 2017 civil rights literature Cold War race relations neocolonialism in literature twentieth-century African American literature On August 28, 1963, the Civil Rights Movement had its most triumphant media spectacle in the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, a moment...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2019) 65 (1-2): 1–22.
Published: 01 March 2019
... European background constitutes a new object of inquiry and theory, which we call postsocialist literatures in the United States. The new representations—fiction, poetry, and theater—connect the United States to key events in the former Eastern Bloc. They emphasize the importance of state socialism and its...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2007) 53 (1): 23–39.
Published: 01 March 2007
... particularly important in the case o f groups or individuals from the metropolitan centers (such as Plunkett) attempt­ ing to establish alliances with subaltern groups. Any such decolonizing gesture in fact paves the way to neocolonial authoritarianism unless the metropolitan, in Doris...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 June 2015) 61 (2): 232–263.
Published: 01 June 2015
... liberation/decolonization; the neocolonial or socialist period of the first generation of self-rule or independence; and the advent of the transnational neoliberal era, now known as globalization. There are other ways to characterize the timespan, but this periodization is helpful in articulating the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2001) 47 (4): 569–595.
Published: 01 December 2001
... not just Brit­ ish colonization but earlier invaders as well as recent corporate neocolonial powers. Countering this patriarchal genealogy of conquest and modern­ ization, which is rendered suspect and fallible in the novel, is a vision of Indian unity represented by competing images of Mother...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2019) 65 (1-2): 23–42.
Published: 01 March 2019
... at the Schloss Leopoldskron in Salzburg, Austria. In the context of his visit to Western Europe, he spent the months of July and August teaching American literature in Austria, and then vacationed in France and England. From October through December, Matthiessen lectured in Czechoslovakia and made a...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2006) 52 (1): 96–105.
Published: 01 March 2006
... War II. Lassner, a scholar of British and Irish literature of the modern and interwar periods, has made herself proficient in postcolonial theory in order to perform this investigation because she believes that postcolonial investigations have by and large ignored the relationship between...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 December 2001) 47 (4): 596–618.
Published: 01 December 2001
... ambivalent ways in which migrancy recurs in Rushdie’s life and work as a concept he Twentieth-Century Literature 47.4 Winter 2001 596 Salman Rushdie: The Ambivalence of Migrancy celebrates, yet one that has historically had undesired consequences for him. Migrancy can be called the...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2013) 59 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 March 2013
... investment in Morocco, concurs with Retaking the Universe’s assumptions. Although Burroughs may have flirted with “American Orientalism” (181), he writes, Naked Lunch 1 Twentieth-Century Literature 59.1 Spring 2013 1 Eric Strand ultimately “refuses the narrative coherence or...
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Twentieth-Century Literature (1 March 2006) 52 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 March 2006
... Justice and Constitutional Development, so one of its aims from the out­ set has been to achieve justice in South Africa. Exposing truth, it implies, brings not only reconciliation but also a sort ofjustice. Twentieth-Century Literature 52.1 Spring 2006 1 Troy Urquhart Although it predated...