The Resource Poetry in a time of terror : essays in the postcolonial preternatural, Rukmini Bhaya Nair

Poetry in a time of terror : essays in the postcolonial preternatural, Rukmini Bhaya Nair

Label
Poetry in a time of terror : essays in the postcolonial preternatural
Title
Poetry in a time of terror
Title remainder
essays in the postcolonial preternatural
Statement of responsibility
Rukmini Bhaya Nair
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Essays examine the poetic stances assumed by 'terror' in relation to nation, language, translation, borders, gender, sexuality, and other forms of 'difference'
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
808.1
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1081
LC item number
.R86 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Poetry in a time of terror : essays in the postcolonial preternatural, Rukmini Bhaya Nair
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • zbnus
  • mel
Contents
Preface : the death of language -- Poetry as crisis : heroism beyond the human -- Sign into meaning : contemporary culture and individual talent -- The evil queen : women's voices -- Krishna's flute : poetry in translation -- The sensuous conch of theory : postcolonial mastery -- Colonial cousins : modern British poetry -- Nature's history : creating a Gandhian space for peace -- Strange meeting : the man who carried Tagore into the trenches -- Country lullabies : the anthem as a song of the nation -- Across the border : Pakistani poetry in English -- When the sky falls : creativity in poetry -- Postscript : absolute freedom and terror
Control code
ocn428731534
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxviii, 231 p.
Isbn
9780198060765
Lccn
2009346383
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.b23923398
System control number
  • (OCoLC)428731534
  • mb23923398

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