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The Resource Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey

Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey

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Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures
Title
Specters of conquest
Title remainder
indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures
Statement of responsibility
Adam Lifshey
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Language
eng
Summary
This book intervenes in transatlantic and hemispheric studies by positing 'America' not as a particular country or continent but a foundational narrative, in which conquerors arrive at a shore intent on overwriting local versions of humanity, culture, and landscape with inscriptions of their own design
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American literatures initiative
Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey
Label
Specters of conquest : indigenous absence in transatlantic literatures, Adam Lifshey
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt13wzx6v
Publication
Note
"American literatures initiative"--Title page verso
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-171) and index
Carrier category
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
  • Columbus the haunted : the diary of the first voyage and William Carlos Williams's "The discovery of the Indies"
  • Indigenous atextualizations : the Popol Vuh and I, Rigoberta Menchú: an Indian woman in Guatemala
  • Castaway Colonialism : Daniel Defoe's "Robinson Crusoe" and Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca's Account
  • Apparitions of Africa : Leoncio Evita's When the combes fought and José Martí's Our America
  • Subjunctive America : Thomas Pynchon's Mason & Dixon and Gabriel García Márquez's Love in the time of cholera
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 182 pages).
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Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823246328
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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