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Author De Mul, Sarah
Title Colonial Memory : Contemporary Women's Travel Writing in Britain and the Netherlands
Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2011
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: 'Yesterday does not go by' -- Chapter 1: A trip down memory lane. Colonial memory in women's travel writing -- Chapter 2: Women' s memory of Rhodesia, the Dutch East Indies and Dutch and British cultures of colonial remembrance -- Chapter 3: Nostalgic memory in Aya Zikken's Terug naar de atlasvlinder -- Chapter 4: Indo postmemory in Marion Bloem's Muggen Mensen Olifanten -- Chapter 5: Everyday memory in Doris Lessing' s African laughter. Four visits to Zimbabwe -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Critical note on postcolonial studies for its tendency to engage with general and abstract allegories of self and other
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: De Mul, Sarah Colonial Memory : Contemporary Women's Travel Writing in Britain and the Netherlands Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press,c2011 9789089642936
Subject Travel writing -- Women authors -- History and criticism.;Travelers' writings, English -- History and criticism.;Travelers' writings, Dutch -- History and criticism.;English prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.;Dutch prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism
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Alt Author Thomassen, Jacques
van Ommen, Kasper
Mul, Sarah de
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