Postcolonial Traumas

Memory, Narrative, Resistance

  • Abigail Ward

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Abigail Ward
    Pages 1-13
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 208-235

About this book


This collection of essays explores some new possibilities for understanding postcolonial traumas. It examines representations of both personal and collective traumas around the globe from Palestinian, Caribbean, African American, South African, Maltese, Algerian, Indian, Australian and British writers, directors and artists.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Abigail Ward
    • 1
  1. 1.University of NottinghamUK

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