An Anthology of Colonial and Postcolonial Short Fiction

By: Baldwin, Dean & Quinn, Patrick

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An Anthology of Colonial and Postcolonial Short Fiction by Baldwin & Quinn is over 500g to post & 925 crisp pp. Part one defines imperialism & colonialism and has a primer on postcolonial theory. Part two has the stories xxxxxx - stories are identified as being from England, Ireland, Canada, the Caribbean, India, Pakistan, Africa, Australia and new Zealand. The stories have intros, footnotes & queries. Here's a summary of the book's intention >> This anthology offers a balanced approach to colonial and postcolonial literature through a rich tapestry of short stories by both British colonizers and affected indigenous people. Organized by region, the compelling stories reflect the evolution of colonialism from the seventeenth to the twentieth century. Readers explore the insights and emotions on both sides of the imperial fence, while learning about the hardships and triumphs of the colonial experience. A thorough pedagogical apparatus includes historical introductions, author headnotes, and reading questions that provide students with tools to approach each selection in an informed manner. The readers come to appreciate how fiction both supported and questioned the basis and results of colonialism.

Title: An Anthology of Colonial and Postcolonial Short Fiction

Author Name: Baldwin, Dean & Quinn, Patrick


Publisher: USA, Houghton Mifflin: 2007

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: None issued

Size: 23 Cm

Seller ID: 013036

Keywords: Colonial Postcolonial Fiction