This book examines the concept of queer theory and combines it with the field of diaspora studies. By looking at the queer diasporic narratives in and from the Caribbean, it conducts an inquiry into the workings and underpinnings of both fields.
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan UK|
|Edition description:||1st ed. 2013|
|Product dimensions:||5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Dr Zoran Pecic is Lecturer in the Department of Culture and Identity at Roskilde University, Denmark. He has previously worked as an Associate Professor in the Department of English at Shantou University, China. He is currently conducting postdoctoral research on queer Chinese cinema.
Table of ContentsAcknowledgments Introduction 1. Queer Tactical Diaspora and the Caribbean Space 2. Shani Mootoo's Diasporas 3. The Movements of Dionne Brand 4. Queering the Bildungsroman 5. Reshaping the Past in Lawrence Scott's Aelred's Sin Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index