Return Narratives

Return Narratives
Publisher Rowman & Littlefield
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Category Literary Criticism
Total Pages 222
ISBN 9781611479959
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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This study examines the third generation ethnic return to the homeland and its identity quest through myth, history, and storytelling as seen in late-twentieth-century novels. Through a comparison between Italian American and Greek American works, the book discusses contemporary ethnic cultures, histories, and the common painful identity issues.

Return Narratives
  • Author : Theodora D. Patrona
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2017-08-29

This study examines the third generation ethnic return to the homeland and its identity quest through myth, history, and storytelling as seen in late-twentieth-century novels. Through a comparison between Italian American and Greek American works, the book discusses contemporary ethnic cultures, histories, and the common painful identity issues.

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Narratives of Exile and Return
  • Author : Mary Chamberlain
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-07-05

In this original and compelling book, Mary Chamberlain explores the nature and meaning of migration for Barbadians who migrated to Britain and elsewhere. It is a unique oral and social history, based on life-story interviews across three or more generations of Barbadian families. Locating migration within the contemporary debate on

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Analysing Cultural Translation of Post Migrant Writing
  • Author : M. Baldo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-06-28

This book examines the concept of translation as a return to origins and as restitution of lost narratives, and is based on the idea of diaspora as a term that depicts the longing to return home and the imaginary reconstructions and reconstitutions of home by migrants and translators. The author

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Return from the Archipelago
  • Author : Leona Toker
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2000

Comprehensive historical survey and critical analysis of the vast body of narrative literature about the Soviet gulag. Leona Toker organizes and characterizes both fictional narratives and survivors' memoirs as she explores the changing hallmarks of the genre from the 1920s through the Gorbachev era. Toker reflects on the writings and

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The Florence Stories  Florence s return
  • Author : Jacob Abbott
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1865

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Narratives of Exile and Return
  • Author : Mary Chamberlain
  • Publisher : Transaction Publishers
  • Release Date : 2021-04-10

In this original and compelling book, Mary Chamberlain explores the nature and meaning of migration for Barbadians who migrated to Britain and elsewhere. It is a unique oral and social history, based on life-story interviews across three or more generations of Barbadian families. Locating migration within the contemporary debate on

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The Methodist visitor
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1875

Read online The Methodist visitor written by , published by which was released on 1875. Download full The Methodist visitor Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Between History and Personal Narrative
  • Author : Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru,Madalina Nicolaescu,Helen Smith
  • Publisher : LIT Verlag Münster
  • Release Date : 2014

This collection focuses on a variety of fictional and non-fictional East European women's migration narratives, multimodal narratives by migrant artists, and cyber narratives (blogs and personal stories posted on forums). The book negotiates the concept of narrative between conventional literary forms, digital discourses, and the social sciences. It brings together

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A Companion to Contemporary French Cinema
  • Author : Alistair Fox,Michel Marie,Raphaëlle Moine,Hilary Radner
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-12-02

A Companion to Contemporary French Cinema presents a comprehensive collection of original essays addressing all aspects of French cinema from 1990 to the present day. Features original contributions from top film scholars relating to all aspects of contemporary French cinema Includes new research on matters relating to the political economy of

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Transnational Migration and Childhood
  • Author : Naomi Tyrrell,Allen White,Caitriona Ni Laoire,Fina Carpena Mendez
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-09-13

This book challenges the adult-centric tendencies of migration research and policy which often overlooks children and young people’s own experiences of migration. A wide range of international contributors provide careful analysis of the situations of children in contemporary transnational migratory contexts in the Global North and South. Drawing on

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The Buddha and the Shape of Belief
  • Author : Leela Aditi Wood
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005

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The Fool s Pence  and Other Narratives of Every day Life
  • Author : Charles Benjamin Tayler
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1859

Read online The Fool s Pence and Other Narratives of Every day Life written by Charles Benjamin Tayler, published by which was released on 1859. Download full The Fool s Pence and Other Narratives of Every day Life Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Portrait of the Artist and His Mother in Twentieth Century Italian Culture
  • Author : Daniela Bini
  • Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-05

The power exercised by the mother on the son in Mediterranean cultures has been amply studied. Italy is a special case in the Modern Era and the phenomenon of Mammismo italiano is indeed well known. Scholars have traced this obsession with the mother figure to the Catholic cult of the

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Three Years  Wanderings of a Connecticut Yankee  in South America  Africa  Australia  and California
  • Author : C. M. Welles
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1859

Author's travels from 1853-1856.

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Three Years Wanderings Around the World
  • Author : C. M. Welles
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1864

Read online Three Years Wanderings Around the World written by C. M. Welles, published by which was released on 1864. Download full Three Years Wanderings Around the World Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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