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The Resource Polish, hybrid, and otherwise : exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz, George Z. Gasyna

Polish, hybrid, and otherwise : exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz, George Z. Gasyna

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Polish, hybrid, and otherwise : exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz
Title
Polish, hybrid, and otherwise
Title remainder
exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz
Statement of responsibility
George Z. Gasyna
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Polish, Hybrid, and Otherwise examines the triple compact made by displaced authors with language, their host country, and the homeland left behind. It considers the entwined phenomena of expatriation and homelessness, and the artistic responses to these conditions, including reconstructions of identity and the creation of idealized new homelands. Conrad and Gombrowicz, writers who lived with the condition of exile, were in the vanguard of what today has become a thriving intellectual community of transnationals whose calling card is precisely their hybridity and fluency in multiple cultural t
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Gasyna, George Z
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Conrad, Joseph
  • Gombrowicz, Witold
  • Exiles in literature
Label
Polish, hybrid, and otherwise : exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz, George Z. Gasyna
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-267) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Translations; Glossary; Introduction: The Spaces and Trajectories of Exile; Chapter 1 The Condition Known as Exile; Chapter 2 Crossing the Thresholds of Modernist Discourse; Chapter 3 Life Writing; Chapter 4 Toward Heterotopia: The Case of Trans- Atlantyk; Chapter 5 Imagined Nations, Fractured Narrations: The Politics of Language and Poetics of Territoriality in Nostromo; Chapter 6 The Conditional Narrativity of Cosmos; Conclusion: Identity and its Displacements: Some Closing Axioms; Bibliography; Index
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ocn743130719
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Extent
1 online resource (xii, 276 pages)
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online
Isbn
9781441130167
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unknown
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)743130719
Label
Polish, hybrid, and otherwise : exilic discourse in Joseph Conrad and Witold Gombrowicz, George Z. Gasyna
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-267) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; A Note on Translations; Glossary; Introduction: The Spaces and Trajectories of Exile; Chapter 1 The Condition Known as Exile; Chapter 2 Crossing the Thresholds of Modernist Discourse; Chapter 3 Life Writing; Chapter 4 Toward Heterotopia: The Case of Trans- Atlantyk; Chapter 5 Imagined Nations, Fractured Narrations: The Politics of Language and Poetics of Territoriality in Nostromo; Chapter 6 The Conditional Narrativity of Cosmos; Conclusion: Identity and its Displacements: Some Closing Axioms; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn743130719
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 276 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441130167
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)743130719

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