Eva Rask Knudsen



Bodies and Voices. The Force-Field of Representation and Discourse in Colonial and Postcolonial Studies.

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Edité par Martin Leer
Edité par Eva Rask Knudsen
Edité par Mereta Falck Borch
Editeur Rodopi - Brill
Distributeur Association de Boccard

A wide-ranging collection of essays centred on readings of the body in contemporary literary and socio-anthropological discourse, from slavery and rape to female genital mutilation, from clothing, ocular pornography, voice, deformation and transmutation to the imprisoned, dismembered, remembered, abducted or ghostly body, in Africa, Australasia and the Pacific, Canada, the Caribbean, Great Britain and Eire


The Circle & the Spiral. A Study of Australian Aboriginal and New Zealand Māori Literature

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Edité par Eva Rask Knudsen
Editeur Rodopi - Brill
Distributeur Association de Boccard

In Aboriginal and Māori literature, the circle and the spiral are the symbolic metaphors for a never-ending journey of discovery and rediscovery. The journey itself, with its indigenous perspectives and sense of orientation, is the most significant act of cultural recuperation. The present study outlines the fields of indigenous writing in Australia and New Zealand in the crucial period between the mid-1980s and the early 1990s – particularly eventful years in which postcolonial theory attemp ...