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Writing Black Britain, 1948-98: An interdisciplinary anthology / Edition 1
     

Writing Black Britain, 1948-98: An interdisciplinary anthology / Edition 1

by James Procter
 

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ISBN-10: 071905382X

ISBN-13: 2900719053824

Pub. Date: 07/28/2000

Publisher: Manchester University Press


The first anthology of its kind, this timely collection brings together a diverse range of black British literatures, essays and documents from across the post-war period within a single volume. Spanning half a century, this rich archive of representations includes South Asian, African and Caribbean cultural production by both leading and lesser-known artists,

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The first anthology of its kind, this timely collection brings together a diverse range of black British literatures, essays and documents from across the post-war period within a single volume. Spanning half a century, this rich archive of representations includes South Asian, African and Caribbean cultural production by both leading and lesser-known artists, critics and commentators:. Sam Selvon Salman Rushdie George LammingHanif Kureishi Stuart Hall Linton Kwesi JohnsonCaryl Phillips Paul Gilroy Meera SyalKobena Mercer James Berry E. R. BraithwaiteWilson Harris Farrukh Dhondy V. S. NaipaulBen Okri Wole Soyinka Hazel CarbyKamau Braithwaite Isaac Julien C. L. R. JamesDick Hebdige A. Sivanandan Buchi EmechetaLouise Bennett Grace Nichols Jackie Kay. Directed at a truly interdisciplinary market, accommodating popular and 'high' cultural materials from across the disciplines of literature, film, photography, history, sociology, politics, Marxism, feminism, cultural and communications studies. Situated and contextualised within accessible historical and cultural frameworks and incorporating lucid introductions, a detailed chronology and extensive bibliography.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900719053824
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
368

Table of Contents

1. General introduction

2. Section one: 1948 - Late 1960s

3. Section two: Late 1960s - mid 1980s

4. Section three: Mid 1980s - late 1998

5. Chronology

6. Bibliography

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