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Absolutely postcolonial : writing between the singular and the specific, Peter Hallward

Label
Absolutely postcolonial : writing between the singular and the specific
Title
Absolutely postcolonial
Title remainder
writing between the singular and the specific
Statement of responsibility
Peter Hallward
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hallward, Peter
Index
index present
LC call number
JV51
LC item number
.H35 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Angelaki humanities
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Postcolonialism
Label
Absolutely postcolonial : writing between the singular and the specific, Peter Hallward
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [394]-425) and index
Contents
Postcolonial theory. Postcolonial singularity ; Postcolonial specifications ; The Marxist counter-attack ; Towards a concept of the specific ; Edward Said, between territory and de-territorialisation ; Excursus I: A postcolonial world? -- Edouard Glissant: from nation to relation. The critical consensus ; Original and outcome: Glissant's totalité ; National redundance, dialectical dépassement ; Against folklore, against Creole ; La Lézarde (1958): the promise of national consciousness ; Malemort (1975): the dialectic en panne ; La Case du commandeur (1981): despair and transition ; Mahagony (1987), Tout-monde (1993): beyond national consciousness ; Beyond specificity: Poetique de la Relation (1990) and after ; Excursus II: On the nation and its alternatives -- Charles Johnson and the transcendence of place ; Critical contexts ; Johnson and the good thing ; Phenomenological implications ; Allmuseri immanence ; Becoming-impersonal ; Writing on the plane of immanence ; The costs of singularisation ; Excursus III: The universal and the transcendental -- Mohammed Dib and the 'alam al-mithal: between the singular and the specific ; Models of development ; Territory deferred ; Toward the limits of the specific ; Taʼwil, Ishraq and the 'alam al-mithâl ; Towards extinction ; And then? ; Excursus IV: Return to the specific -- Severo Sarduy: sunyata and beyond ; Territorial beginnings ; Gestos (1963): toward paralysis of the 'sensory-motor schema' ; Organisation by frame ; Sarduy's neo-baroque ; De donde son los cantantes (1967): at the limits of lo cubano ; Empty foundations ; The Buddhist Path ; Cobra (1972) ; Maitreya (1978) ; Sarduy's singular univocity ; Colibri (1984) and the renewal of situation ; Cocuyo (1990) and disorientation ; From death to dying ; Pájaros de la playa (1993)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxi, 433 p.
Isbn
9780719061264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001055893
System control number
  • 1896529-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1896529
  • (Sirsi) o48399001
  • (OCoLC)48399001
Label
Absolutely postcolonial : writing between the singular and the specific, Peter Hallward
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [394]-425) and index
Contents
Postcolonial theory. Postcolonial singularity ; Postcolonial specifications ; The Marxist counter-attack ; Towards a concept of the specific ; Edward Said, between territory and de-territorialisation ; Excursus I: A postcolonial world? -- Edouard Glissant: from nation to relation. The critical consensus ; Original and outcome: Glissant's totalité ; National redundance, dialectical dépassement ; Against folklore, against Creole ; La Lézarde (1958): the promise of national consciousness ; Malemort (1975): the dialectic en panne ; La Case du commandeur (1981): despair and transition ; Mahagony (1987), Tout-monde (1993): beyond national consciousness ; Beyond specificity: Poetique de la Relation (1990) and after ; Excursus II: On the nation and its alternatives -- Charles Johnson and the transcendence of place ; Critical contexts ; Johnson and the good thing ; Phenomenological implications ; Allmuseri immanence ; Becoming-impersonal ; Writing on the plane of immanence ; The costs of singularisation ; Excursus III: The universal and the transcendental -- Mohammed Dib and the 'alam al-mithal: between the singular and the specific ; Models of development ; Territory deferred ; Toward the limits of the specific ; Taʼwil, Ishraq and the 'alam al-mithâl ; Towards extinction ; And then? ; Excursus IV: Return to the specific -- Severo Sarduy: sunyata and beyond ; Territorial beginnings ; Gestos (1963): toward paralysis of the 'sensory-motor schema' ; Organisation by frame ; Sarduy's neo-baroque ; De donde son los cantantes (1967): at the limits of lo cubano ; Empty foundations ; The Buddhist Path ; Cobra (1972) ; Maitreya (1978) ; Sarduy's singular univocity ; Colibri (1984) and the renewal of situation ; Cocuyo (1990) and disorientation ; From death to dying ; Pájaros de la playa (1993)
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxi, 433 p.
Isbn
9780719061264
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2001055893
System control number
  • 1896529-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)1896529
  • (Sirsi) o48399001
  • (OCoLC)48399001

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