Bodies and Voices: The Force-Field of Representation and Discourse in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies

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  • bmk613, bmk613 (Editor)
  • Merete Borch Falch (Editor)
  • Martin Leer (Editor)
  • Bruce Clunies Ross (Editor)
A wide-ranging collection of essays centred on readings of the body in contemporary literary and socio-anthropological discourse, from slavery and rape to female genital mutilation, from clothing, ocular pornography, voice, deformation and transmutation to the imprisoned, dismembered, remembered, abducted or ghostly body, in Africa, Australasia and the Pacific, Canada, the Caribbean, Great Britain and Eire
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationNew York / Amsterdam
PublisherBrill | Rodopi
Number of pages519
ISBN (Print)978-90-420-2334-5
Publication statusPublished - 2008
SeriesCross/Cultures Series

    Research areas

  • Faculty of Humanities - body readings, contemporary literature, socio-anthropology, colonial studies, postcolonial studies

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