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Professor Wimal Dissanayake is the Head of the Humanities Forum at the East-West Center, Honolulu and a member of the graduate faculty of the .

Professor Wimal Dissanayake is the Head of the Humanities Forum at the East-West Center, Honolulu and a member of the graduate faculty of the Department of Communication, University of Hawaii. He holds a doctorate from the University of Cambridge, England. Series: Studies of World Literature in English (Book 2).

Self And Colonial Desire book. This book comprehensively examines . Naipaul's travel writings

Self And Colonial Desire book. Naipaul's travel writings. There are many useful books that deal with his fiction but his travel narratives have not been subject to any detailed analysis. The intent of this book is to address this deficiency by investigating his texts of travel using strategies of inquiry associated with modern cultural studies.

This book comprehensively examines .

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Nevertheless, studying English literature at Oxford was not the most . Naipaul. Gorra, Michael Edward.

Nevertheless, studying English literature at Oxford was not the most suitable preparation for the literary career he was already planning. Naipaul worked as a broadcaster for the BBC during the late 1950s, but soon gave up this position to write full-time. Literature of Displacement Naipaul has contributed richly to the body of modern literature dealing with the theme of displacement, exile, and rootlessness, as dealt with by major authors such as James Joyce, Albert Camus, Ezra Pound, Vladimir Nabokov, Milan Kundera, and Conrad.

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Series: Studies of World Literature in English. Wimal Dissanayake and Carmen Wickramagamage.

vol 2. London: Routledge, 1994.

Dissanayake, Wimal and Wickramagemage, Carmen. vol 2. Remnants of Conquest: The Island Caribs and Their Visitors, 1877–1998.

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This book comprehensively examines V.S. Naipaul's travel writings. There are many useful books that deal with his fiction but his travel narratives have not been subject to any detailed analysis. The intent of this book is to address this deficiency by investigating his texts of travel using strategies of inquiry associated with modern cultural studies.
Self and Colonial Desire: Travel Writings of V.S. Naipaul (Studies of World Literature in English) download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Carmen Wickramagamage,Wimal Dissanayake
ISBN: 0820419753
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (June 1, 1993)
Pages: 160 pages