World Literature, Non-Synchronism, and the Politics of Time (New Comparisons in World Literature) (Paperback)

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World Literature, Non-Synchronism, and the Politics of Time (New Comparisons in World Literature) (Paperback)

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1. Chapter 1: Introduction: World Literature beyond Synchronism.- 2. Chapter 2: Dislocating Time: Nampally Road and the Politics of Non-synchronism.- 3. Chapter 3: The Author as Digger: The Gipsy Goddess and the Strata of History.- 4. Chapter 4: Beyond Diaspora and Nostalgia: M.G. Vassanji's Asynchronous Images.- 5. Chapter 5: Written Out of History: The Agbekoya Rebellion at Temporal Crossroads.- 6. Chapter 6: Time, Extinction and Accumulation: Reading Henrietta Rose-Innes's Green Lion.- 7. Chapter 7: Conclusion: On Skipping History



Filippo Menozzi (PhD, Kent) is Lecturer in postcolonial and world literature at Liverpool John Moores University, UK. He is the author of Postcolonial Custodianship: Cultural and Literary Inheritance (2014), and his work has appeared in journals such as New Formations and Historical Materialism. In 2019, he was awarded a Teaching Excellence Award.
Product Details ISBN: 9783030417000
ISBN-10: 303041700X
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: June 8th, 2021
Pages: 213
Language: English
Series: New Comparisons in World Literature