Country of Writing

Country of Writing

Author: Lydia Wevers

Publisher: Auckland University Press

ISBN: 9781869406363

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 240

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This pioneering work examines the vast literature of travel that brought New Zealand into the newsstands, libraries and smoking rooms of nineteenth-century Europe and helped place it on the literary map while connecting the new colony to the interests of empire. Wevers's stimulating discussion also provides an oblique history of the young nation.
Country of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Lydia Wevers
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-01 - Publisher: Auckland University Press

This pioneering work examines the vast literature of travel that brought New Zealand into the newsstands, libraries and smoking rooms of nineteenth-century Europe and helped place it on the literary map while connecting the new colony to the interests of empire. Wevers's stimulating discussion also provides an oblique history of
Country of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Lydia Wevers
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Auckland University Press

This pioneering examination of travel writing about New Zealand in the colonial period discusses a wide range of writing that helped place New Zealand on the literary map, while providing an oblique history of the young nation in the 19th century. Exploring early newspaper accounts; the journals of missionaries, traders,
The Demon of Writing
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Ben Kafka
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-03 - Publisher:

A history and theory of the powers, the failures, and even the pleasures of paperwork.
Imaginary Homelands of Writers in Exile
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Cristina Emanuela Dascalu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Cambria Press

"A fascinating study, and a major contribution to critical discourse on the literature of exile." - Professor John C. Green, Chair, Department of Theatre, Butler University "A welcome addition to academic library collections in literacy criticism (especially comparative literature), ethnic and immigrant studies, exile and diaspora literature, as well as
Broken Souths
Language: en
Pages: 279
Authors: Michael Dowdy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-21 - Publisher: University of Arizona Press

Broken Souths puts Latina/o and Latin American poets into sustained conversation in original and rewarding ways.