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The Resource Archives of authority : empire, culture, and the Cold War, Andrew N. Rubin

Archives of authority : empire, culture, and the Cold War, Andrew N. Rubin

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Archives of authority : empire, culture, and the Cold War
Title
Archives of authority
Title remainder
empire, culture, and the Cold War
Statement of responsibility
Andrew N. Rubin
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Language
eng
Summary
Combining literary, cultural, and political history, and based on extensive archival research, including previously unseen FBI and CIA documents, Archives of Authority argues that cultural politics--specifically America's often covert patronage of the arts--played a highly important role in the transfer of imperial authority from Britain to the United States during a critical period after World War II. Andrew Rubin argues that this transfer reshaped the postwar literary space and he shows how, during this time, new and efficient modes of cultural transmission, replication, and travel--such as
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index present
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Archives of authority : empire, culture, and the Cold War, Andrew N. Rubin
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Archives of authority : empire, culture, and the Cold War, Andrew N. Rubin
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt7s31r
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter 1: Archives of Authority; The Archive and the Juridical; States of Exception; States of Criticism; Chapter 2: Orwell and the Globalization of Literature; Communist Crypts; The "Communist Menace"; The Translation of Authority; Translation and Modes of Domination; Chapter 3: Transnational Literary Spaces at War; The Sun Never Sets on the British Writer; The Time of Translation; London Calling; Literary Diplomacy; Chapter 4: Archives of Critical Theory; Accommodations
  • Chapter 5: Humanism, Territory, and Techniques of TroubleTerrain of Philology; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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1 online resource (x, 184 pages).
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online
Isbn
9780691154152
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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