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The Resource Auto/Biography across the Americas : transnational themes in life writing, edited by Ricia Anne Chansky

Auto/Biography across the Americas : transnational themes in life writing, edited by Ricia Anne Chansky

Label
Auto/Biography across the Americas : transnational themes in life writing
Title
Auto/Biography across the Americas
Title remainder
transnational themes in life writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ricia Anne Chansky
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Dewey number
  • 809.93592
  • 809.93592
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Chansky, Ricia Anne
Series statement
Routledge interdisciplinary perspectives on literature
Series volume
68
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biography as a literary form
  • Autobiography
  • Transnationalism in literature
  • America
Label
Auto/Biography across the Americas : transnational themes in life writing, edited by Ricia Anne Chansky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Timescapes, backpacks, networks : writing lives across the Americas / Sidonie Smith -- 2. Art, identity, and narration : autobiographical quests beyond national limits / Leonor Arfuch -- 3. A transnational autobiographical pact : the Canada Reads 2012 controversy / Julie Rak -- 4. Between nations, between selves : intertextuality and diasporic identity in Jamaica Kincaid's Among flowers / Ricia Anne Chansky -- 5. Talking beyond borders : oral histories of becoming politically left in Latin America, 1960-1990 / Gerardo Necoechea Gracia -- 6. The mediated self in the contested domain of Caribbean autobiography / Sandra Pouchet Paquet -- 7. Mapping out a treacherous terrain : working at the crossroads of autobiographical studies and inter-American literary studies / Laura J. Beard -- 8. Decolonial translation in embodied auto/biographical indigenous performance : Monique Mojica's Chocolate woman dreams the Milky Way / Eva C. Karpinski -- 9. "See how I talk about the slavemaster" : searching for "we" in Afro-Curaȧoan oral histories / Rose Mary Allen -- 10. Class and class awareness in Incidents in the life of a slave girl / William L. Andrews -- 11. The paradoxical demand for realism : building national identity in Brazilian literatures / Sergio da Silva Barcellos -- 12. "Forward!" : national identity, animalographies, and the ethics of representation in the posthuman imaginary / Cynthia Huff
Control code
ocn957777340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 253 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317337188
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315660479
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957777340
Label
Auto/Biography across the Americas : transnational themes in life writing, edited by Ricia Anne Chansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Timescapes, backpacks, networks : writing lives across the Americas / Sidonie Smith -- 2. Art, identity, and narration : autobiographical quests beyond national limits / Leonor Arfuch -- 3. A transnational autobiographical pact : the Canada Reads 2012 controversy / Julie Rak -- 4. Between nations, between selves : intertextuality and diasporic identity in Jamaica Kincaid's Among flowers / Ricia Anne Chansky -- 5. Talking beyond borders : oral histories of becoming politically left in Latin America, 1960-1990 / Gerardo Necoechea Gracia -- 6. The mediated self in the contested domain of Caribbean autobiography / Sandra Pouchet Paquet -- 7. Mapping out a treacherous terrain : working at the crossroads of autobiographical studies and inter-American literary studies / Laura J. Beard -- 8. Decolonial translation in embodied auto/biographical indigenous performance : Monique Mojica's Chocolate woman dreams the Milky Way / Eva C. Karpinski -- 9. "See how I talk about the slavemaster" : searching for "we" in Afro-Curaȧoan oral histories / Rose Mary Allen -- 10. Class and class awareness in Incidents in the life of a slave girl / William L. Andrews -- 11. The paradoxical demand for realism : building national identity in Brazilian literatures / Sergio da Silva Barcellos -- 12. "Forward!" : national identity, animalographies, and the ethics of representation in the posthuman imaginary / Cynthia Huff
Control code
ocn957777340
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 253 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317337188
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
10.4324/9781315660479
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)957777340

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