Comparing Postcolonial Diasporas

  • Michelle Keown
  • David Murphy
  • James Procter

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction: Theorizing Postcolonial Diasporas

    1. Michelle Keown, David Murphy, James Procter
      Pages 1-15
  3. Discovering Europe

  4. Nostalgia and Longing for ‘Home’

  5. Comparative Diasporic Contexts

  6. Postscript

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 209-209
    2. Elizabeth Ezra, Terry Rowden
      Pages 211-227
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 228-230

About this book


Bringing together a group of intellectuals from a number of disciplines, this collection breaks new ground within the field of postcolonial diaspora studies, moving beyond the Anglophone bias of much existing scholarship by investigating comparative links between a range of Anglophone, Francophone, Hispanic and Neerlandophone cultural contexts.


Europe gender novel Postcolonial Studies

Editors and affiliations

  • Michelle Keown
    • 1
  • David Murphy
    • 2
  • James Procter
    • 3
  1. 1.University of EdinburghUK
  2. 2.University of StirlingUK
  3. 3.Newcastle UniversityUK

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