Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction in English: An Anthology

Colonial and Postcolonial Fiction in English: An Anthology

by Robert Ross

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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781136513367
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 04/11/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 468
File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Colonial Encounters * from Waiting for the Barbarians, J.M. Coetzee * The Coming of the Christ-Child, Bessie Head * The Sacrificial Egg, Chinua Achebe * from The Matriarch, Witi Ihimaera * The Woman at the Store, Katherine Mansfield * The Drover's Wife, Henry Lawson * A Boer Wedding, from The Story of an African Farm, Olive Schreiner * A Matter of Taste, Alex la Guma * The Gold Watch, Mulk Rap Anand * A Letter from Home, Doris Lessing * The Charlottetown Banquet, Robertson Davies * A Drink in the Passage, Alan Paton * TWO Post-colonial Encounters * Do You Love Me? Peter Carey * from Devil on the Cross, Ngugi Wa Thiong'o * The Perfume Sea, Margaret Laurence * An Experience of India, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala * A Horse and Two Goats, R.K. Narayan * The Pyre, Shashi Tharoor * The Hills, Patricia Grace * from The Famished Road, Ben Okri * Ranna's Story, from Cracking India, Bapsi Sidhwa * from The Ministry of Hope, Roy Heath * Prelude: An Inheritance, from A Way in the World, V. S. Naipaul * Immigrant Encounters * Swimming Lessons, Mohinton Mistry * Silver Pavements, Golden Roofs, Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni * Buried Lives, Bharati Mukherjee * The Ministry's Visiting Day, from In the Ditch, Buchi Emecheta * My Son the Fanatic, anif Kureishi * Personal Encounters * Down at the Dump, Patrick White * The Sun in Winter, David Malouf * Scarlet Ibis, Margaret Atwood * Pigeons at Daybreak, Anita Desai * The Triumph of Poetry, Janet Frame * Some Are Born to Sweet Delight, Nadine Gordimer

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