Fictions of Land and Flesh

Fictions of Land and Flesh

Author: Mark Rifkin

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ISBN: 1478004835

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 336

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Mark Rifkin turns to black and indigenous speculative fiction to show how it offers a site to better understand black and indigenous political movements' differing orientations in ways that can foster forms of mutual engagement and cooperation without subsuming them into a single political framework in the name of solidarity.
Fictions of Land and Flesh
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Mark Rifkin
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Mark Rifkin turns to black and indigenous speculative fiction to show how it offers a site to better understand black and indigenous political movements' differing orientations in ways that can foster forms of mutual engagement and cooperation without subsuming them into a single political framework in the name of solidarity.
Land of Exile: Contemporary Korean Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Marshall R. Pihl, Bruce Fulton, Ju-Chan Fulton, Kwon Youngmin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-04 - Publisher: Routledge

An anthology of contemporary Korean fiction including: "The Wife and Children"; "The Post Horse Curse"; "Mountains"; "Kapitan Ri"; "The Winter"; and "A Dream of Good Fortune".
Apocalyptic Visions in the Anthropocene and the Rise of Climate Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Kübra Baysal
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-10 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

With the increasing interest of pop culture and academia towards environmental issues, which has simultaneously given rise to fiction and artworks dealing with interdisciplinary issues, climate change is an undeniable reality of our time. In accordance with the severe environmental degradation and health crises today, including the COVID-19 pandemic, human
Poetics and Politics of Relationality in Contemporary Australian Aboriginal Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Dorothee Klein
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-29 - Publisher: Routledge

Poetics and Politics of Relationality in Contemporary Australian Aboriginal Fiction is the first sustained study of the formal particularities of works by Bruce Pascoe, Kim Scott, Tara June Winch, and Alexis Wright. Drawing on a rich theoretical framework that includes approaches to relationality by Aboriginal thinkers, Edouard Glissant, and Jean-Luc
Delphi Complete Harvard Classics and Shelf of Fiction (Illustrated)
Language: en
Pages: 39875
Authors: Charles W. Eliot
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-01 - Publisher: Delphi Classics

Regarded by many as the most comprehensive anthology of all time, ‘The Harvard Classics’ was first published in 1909 under the supervision of the Harvard president Charles W. Eliot. An esteemed academic, Eliot had argued that the elements of a liberal education could be gained by spending 15 minutes a