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Imperial Desire: Dissident Sexualities And Colonial - download pdf or read online

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By Philip Holden,Richard J. Ruppel

An exploration of the intersection of colonialism and homosexuality in fiction and shuttle writing from Robinson Crusoe to the current, this quantity brings jointly dynamic fields of educational inquiry: colonial discourse research, which considers literary texts as expressions of colonial energy; and queer conception, which interrogates the illustration, enforcement, and subversions of sexualities in literature and tradition.

These writers reexamine the paintings of Kipling, Conrad, Forster, Lessing, and others, starting from male experience tales to postcolonial novels. This quantity will galvanize and tell readers inquisitive about gender and sexuality, colonial heritage and literature, or with any of the works and authors revisited-and reexperienced-here.

Contributors: Anjali Arondekar, U of California, Santa Cruz; John C. Beynon, California nation U, Fresno; Joseph A. Boone, USC; Sarah Cole, Columbia U; Lois Cucullu, U of Minnesota; Maria Davidis, Cornell; Dennis Denisoff, Ryerson U; Mark Forrester, U of Maryland; Terry Goldie, York U; Christopher Lane, Northwestern U; Tim Middleton, bathtub Spa U university, united kingdom; Hans Turley, U of Connecticut.

Philip Holden is assistant professor of English on the nationwide college of Singapore. Richard J. Ruppel is professor and chair within the division of English at Viterbo University.

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