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Imaginary geographies in Portuguese and Lusophone-African literature

LuiМЃs Madureira

Imaginary geographies in Portuguese and Lusophone-African literature

narratives of discovery and empire

by LuiМЃs Madureira

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Published by E. Mellen Press in Lewiston [N.Y.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portuguese literature -- History and criticism,
  • Imperialism in literature,
  • Politics and literature -- Portugal,
  • Colonies in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLuis Madureira.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ9042 .M33 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17845948M
    ISBN 109780773454835
    LC Control Number2006102960

    Because in the United States, Latino is equal to Hispanic, which means Spanish speakers. Brazilians do not speak spanish. They speak Portuguese making them Lusophone, not Hispanic. So I don't call myself latino. I call myself Latin, just like the french, italian, spanish and portuguese. Leave a comment on World Literature in Modern Languages: The Fiction of Lusophone African Countries and the Case for Portuguese An Imaginary Journey to the Middle Ages: Women and the Book Ester (MRes Modern Greek Studies) has been working with the Women and the Book project team to explore women’s interaction with book culture in the period c.

      He has written two books, Imaginary Geographies in Portuguese and Lusophone-African Literature: Narratives of Discovery and Empire (), which studies figurations of empire, nation and revolution in Portuguese and Lusophone African literatures, and Cannibal Modernities (), a reexamination of the Brazilian and Caribbean avant-gardes from a postcolonial perspective. His current research focuses on Mozambican theatre Phone: () Therefore, there is a diachronic and synchronic approach of African Literatures in Portuguese Language so that one can understand better the development and consolidation of these literatures. Working method Presencial Program I. Framework 1. Terminology issues: critical reflection on “Themes in Lusophone African Literatures”; 2.

    The sheer breadth of the book’s scope is enough to make it essential reading for any serious scholar or student in the fields of Portuguese, Brazilian, or Lusophone African literary studies, as well as those who welcome innovative interpretations of the shadows and mirrors that structure Portugal’s colonial and postcolonial unconscious. CLCWeb: Comparative Literature and Culture (). Brookshaw, David, ed. Visions of China: Stories from Macau. In PLCS 19/ , Sá, Lúcia. Life in the Megalopolis: Mexico City and São Paulo. In Ellipsis 7 (), Madureira, Luís. Imaginary Geographies in Portuguese and Lusophone-African Literature: Narratives of.


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