The Resource After Empire : Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie, Michael Gorra, (eBook:)

After Empire : Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie, Michael Gorra, (eBook:)

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After Empire : Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie
Title
After Empire
Title remainder
Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie
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Michael Gorra
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Language
eng
Summary
In After Empire Michael Gorra explores how three novelists of empire?Paul Scott, V. S. Naipaul, and Salman Rushdie?have charted the perpetually drawn and perpetually blurred boundaries of identity left in the wake of British imperialism. Arguing against a model of cultural identity based on race, Gorra begins with Scott's portrait, in The Raj Quartet, of the character Hari Kumar?a seeming oxymoron, an "English boy with a dark brown skin," whose very existence undercuts the belief in an absolute distinction between England and India. He then turns to the opposed figures of Naipaul and
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Gorra, Michael Edward
Dewey number
823/.91409358
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  • English fiction
  • Scott, Paul
  • Naipaul, V. S.
  • National characteristics, British, in literature
  • Indic fiction (English)
  • Anglo-Indian fiction
  • Rushdie, Salman
  • Decolonization in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • India
  • Scott, Paul
  • Naipaul, V. S.
  • Rushdie, Salman
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
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After Empire : Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie, Michael Gorra, (eBook:)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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multicolored
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tsl-ebsco17865
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unknown
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1 online resource (x, 207 p.)
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online
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)45729839
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After Empire : Scott, Naipaul, Rushdie, Michael Gorra, (eBook:)
Link
https://www.austinlibrary.com:8443/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=35144
Publication
Note
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Control code
tsl-ebsco17865
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 207 p.)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45729839

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