Postcolonial Poetry in English

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INDEX
(This is a selective index, which identifies key topics and quoted authors)
aboriginality 8, 25, 163, 165
Abrahams, Lionel 148
acculturation 16, 36, 57, 109, 127, 197
Acholonu, C. 182
Acoli language 124, 126, 128
Adorno, Theodor 121–2
Afrikaans 115, 145–6, 147
Afrika, Tatamkhulu 151
Agard, John 5
Ahmad, Aijaz 5
Ali, Agha Shahid 228, 232–6
alienation 11, 109, 132, 145, 147–8, 211, 226, 229, 230, 234
allegory 10, 24, 37, 68–9, 116, 127, 183, 219
allegory, national 185
Allen, Lillian 167
allusion 27, 45–6, 65, 95, 126, 131, 139, 154, 181, 184, 203, 211
Alvarez-Pereyre, J. 114
amnesia 77, 102, 213, 230
analogy 13, 197, 205, 214
Anansi (Anancy, Ananse) 95, 221
Anderson, Perry 196
Angira, Jared 124, 181
apartheid 13, 44, 46–9, 88, 100, 109, 111–16, 131, 145–52; see also racism
Appiah, Kwame Anthony 107, 108, 110
Arasanayagam, Jean 67
Armstrong, John A. 225
Ashcroft, Bill 132
Attwell, David 148
Atwood, Margaret 5, 132, 133, 138–9, 153
Auden, W. H. 68
Awonoor, Kofi 107–8, 123
Bakhtin, Mikhail 40, 215
Balderston, Daniel 88
Bell, Allan 166
Benítez-Rojo, Antonio 80
Benjamin, Walter 29, 118, 213, 233–6
Bennett, Louise 93, 96, 97, 190, 191–2
Benson, Eugene 13
Bentley, D. M. R. 137
Bhabha, Homi 8, 62
Bhatt, Sujata 56–7, 62–3
Bible, The 24, 87
bilingualism 22, 60, 61, 70, 78, 147, 180, 197
binarism 122
Birney, Earle 135, 138
Boehmer, Elleke 112, 165
Boland, Eavan 25–8
Bongo Jerry 99
Bose, Buddhadev 60
Brand, Dionne 169
Brathwaite, Kamau 3–4, 16, 82, 93, 98–102, 173, 174, 208, 216–23
Breeze, Jean Binta 103, 194
Breiner. Laurence 83
Brennan, Christopher 141–2

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Oxford Studies in Postcolonial Literatures i
  • Oxford Studies in Postcolonial Literatures ii
  • Title Page iii
  • Preface vii
  • Acknowledgements ix
  • Contents xi
  • Part I - Introduction 1
  • 1: Poetry and Postcoloniality 3
  • 2: Back to the Future 29
  • Part II - The Development of Local Traditions 53
  • 3: South Asia and Southeast Asia 55
  • 4: The Caribbean 80
  • 5: Black Africa 105
  • 6: The Settler Countries 130
  • Part III - Case Studies: Voice and Technique 157
  • 7: Minoritarian Sensibilities 159
  • 8: Techniquesofself-Representation 180
  • 9: Recurrent Motifs: Voyage and Translation 207
  • 10: After the 'Post-' 237
  • References 240
  • Index 259
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