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Narrating the postcolonial nation : mapping Angola and Mozambique /

Ana Mafalda Leite, Hilary Owen, Rita Chaves, Livia Apa (eds).

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Names: Leite, Ana Mafalda, | Owen, Hilary, | Chaves, Rita de Cássia Natal, | Apa, Livia,
Published: Bern : Peter Lang, [2014]
Topics: Angolan literature (Portuguese) - History and criticism. | Mozambican literature (Portuguese) - History and criticism. | Postcolonialism in literature. | Literature and society - Angola. | Literature and society - Mozambique. | Angolan literature (Portuguese) -- History and criticism. | Literature and society -- Angola. | Mozambican literature (Portuguese) -- History and criticism. | Postcolonialism in literature. | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Composition & Creative Writing | LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Rhetoric | REFERENCE / Writing Skills
Regions: Angola. | Mozambique.
Genres: Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc. | Electronic books.
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Cover; Contents; Ana Mafalda Leite Introduction; Iain Chambers Power, Language and the Poetics of the Postcolonial; Part 1 Historical themes; Gilberto Matusse The Narrative of the Nation in Craveirinha; Carmen Lucia Tindó Secco The Other Feet of History: A Reading of Choriro by Ungulani Ba Ka Khosa and O Outro Pé da Sereia by Mia Couto; Ana Mafalda Leite Rewriting the Thresholds of History in Order to Re-Think the Nation; Inocência Mata The Memory of Colonization and the Sentence of the Future in the Figuration of the Nation; Sheila Khan Utopias and Aporias: The Measure of a Nation's Dreams
Part 2 The voyage themeLaura Cavalcante Padilha Novels as Travel Diaries: The Case of Angola; Rita Chaves Ruy Duarte de Carvalho's Desmedida: The Voyage as Synthesis and Invention; Kamila Krakowska The Voyages of the Postcolonial Nations in Estação das Chuvas and Terra Sonâmbula; Giulia Spinuzza The Reconfiguration of the Nation in Eduardo White's Janela para Oriente; Part 3 Discursive strategies; Hilary Owen Women on the Edge of a Nervous Empire in Paulina Chiziane and Ungulani Ba Ka Khosa
Nazir Ahmed Can A House of Marked Cards: The Public Discourse of the Political Elite in the Novels of João Paulo Borges CoelhoTânia Macedo Reflection and Aesthetic Development in the Work of Manuel Rui; Livia Apa Nation and Narration: What Does African Cinema Tell Us?; Jessica Falconi Some Thoughts around the Invention of the Lusofonia Narratives; Notes on Contributors; Index of Names

Table of Contents for: Narrating the postcolonial nation : mapp