Transatlantic Subjects: Acts of Migration and Cultures of Transnationalism between Greece and America

Transatlantic Subjects: Acts of Migration and Cultures of Transnationalism between Greece and America

by Ioanna Laliotou

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226468556
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 01/28/2004
Edition description: 1
Pages: 248
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Ioanna Laliotou is a lecturer in contemporary history in the Department of History, Archaeology, and Social Anthropology at the University of Thessaly, Greece.

Table of Contents

Introduction
From History to Subjectivity: Migrants, Globality, and Culture in the Twentieth Century
Part One: The Immigration Problem
1. Technologies of Self: Nativism, Cultural Pluralism, and "America"
2. The Migrant Remitted
Part Two: Imagination
3. Short Stories of Migration and the Literary Process in Diaspora
4. The Exhibition of Subjectivity: Migrant Performances and Parody Acts
Part Three: Mnemonics
5. Bios and Subjectivity: Life Stories in Migration
6. The History of Migration: Autobiographical Writing and Historiography
Afterword: History in Future Anterior
Notes
Select Bibliography
Index

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