The Resource The transnationalism of American culture : literature, film, and music, edited by Rocío G. Davis

The transnationalism of American culture : literature, film, and music, edited by Rocío G. Davis

Label
The transnationalism of American culture : literature, film, and music
Title
The transnationalism of American culture
Title remainder
literature, film, and music
Statement of responsibility
edited by Rocío G. Davis
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book studies the transnational nature of American cultural production, specifically literature, film, and music, examining how these serve as ways of perceiving the United States and American culture. The volume's engagement with the reality of transnationalism focuses on material examples that allow for an exploration of concrete manifestations of this phenomenon and trace its development within and outside the United States. Contributors consider the ways in which artifacts or manifestations of American culture have traveled and what has happened to the texts in the process, in
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Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
810.9/3581
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.N35
LC item number
T74 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge transnational perspectives on American literature
Series volume
20
Label
The transnationalism of American culture : literature, film, and music, edited by Rocío G. Davis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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
  • Front Cover; The Transnationalism of American Culture; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction: Perspectives on Transnational American Cultures: Rocío G. Davis; 1. Mapping American Studies in the Twenty-First Century: Transnational Perspectives: Shelley Fisher Fishkin; Part I: Broadening the Frame; 2. Transnational Spaces and Black American Identities in Caryl Phillips's Dancing in the Dark: Jopi Nyman; 3. Remembering What to Forget: Memory as Transnational Practice in Jamaica Kincaid's Lucy: Silvia Schultermandl
  • 13. Hospitality Across the Atlantic: American Guests and the International Space of Flows in Spielberg's The Terminal and Frears's Dirty Pretty Things: Jesús BenitoContributors; Index
  • 4. Transnational and Transcultural Exchanges in Azar Nafisi's Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books: Pin-ChiaFengPart II: The Cross-Fertilization of Culture; 5. "I Used to Like Gangsters and Newspaper Films, But I'm Not So Sure Now": The Hollywood Dreams of Jessie Matthews and the British Film Industry: James Stone; 6. Postcommunist American Dreams in Romanian Music: Ioana Luca; 7. Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan Revisited: Musical "Authenticity" and Transnational Adaptations of Country and Folk Music: Monika Mueller; Part III: Exploring Transnational Dimensions of Canonical Writing
  • 8. "I Just Want to Go Home": Bret Easton Ellis's Glamorama and Disturbed American Transnationalism: Alison Lutton9. "Vagabond Internationalism:" The Transnational Life and Literature of Claude McKay: Bairbre Walsh; 10. Multiculturalism with Transnationalism: Food Scenes as Contact Zones: Samir Dayal; Part IV: Narratives of Travel and Migration; 11. Intersecting Atlantic Trajectories in Junot Diaz's and Edwidge Danticat's Stories: Ana Ma Manzanas; 12. Spheres of Influence in Jean Kwok's Girl in Translation: The Classroom, the Blog, and the Ethnic Story: Monica Chiu
Control code
ocn823896922
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203081273
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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425459
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not applicable
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.b28186953
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)823896922
  • pebco0203081277

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