Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 November 2007

192 Pages | 8 maps, 2 halftones

ISBN: 9780199276455

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Pacific Islands Writing

The Postcolonial Literatures of Aotearoa/New Zealand and Oceania

Michelle Keown

Oxford Studies in Postcolonial Literatures

  • Broad-ranging survey of European as well as indigenous writing about the Pacific
  • Focuses primarily upon Anglophone writing, but also investigates the growing corpus of francophone and hispanophone Pacific writing
  • Includes chronology of key events and publication
  • Explores a range of postcolonial theoretical approaches, but also situates texts and authors within specific 'local' socio-historical contexts