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This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of . Naipaul and resonate in postcolonial literature.

This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of . This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of . Imraan Coovadia argues that the post-colonial societies Naipaul studies in novels such asA Bend in the defined by the fragility of their authority.

Naipaul's 1987 novel The Enigma of Arrival is set in the 1970s in the Wiltshire countryside where Naipaul lived with his wife for ten years.

Naipaul This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of . Naipaul's 1987 novel The Enigma of Arrival is set in the 1970s in the Wiltshire countryside where Naipaul lived with his wife for ten years. In this novel, Naipaul has explicitly identified the narrator with his own ‘seeing eye, my feeling person’, while leaving out his personal relationships, and the narrator gives no hint of being married.

Authority and Authorship. has been added to your Cart. In this sharp and subtle book, Coovadia demonstrates that . Naipaul’s authority as an interpreter of non-Western societies is built on a set of literary devices, such as the ‘cold joke,’ that pre-empt humanitarian fellow-feeling and help the reader laugh along with Naipaul at post-colonial suffering.

Authority and Authorsh. Naipaul and resonate in postcolonial literature

This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of . Imraan Coovadia argues that the post-colonial societies Naipaul studies in novels such as A Bend in the River and Guerillas are defined by the fragility of their authority.

Sir Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul TC (/ˈvɪdjɑːdər ˌsuːrədʒprəˈsɑːd ˈnaɪpɔːl, naɪˈpɔːl/; 17 August 1932 – 11 August 2018), most commonly known as V. S. Naipaul, and informally, Vidia Naipaul, was a Trinidadian and Tobagonian British writer of works o. . Naipaul, and informally, Vidia Naipaul, was a Trinidadian and Tobagonian British writer of works of fiction and nonfiction in English. He is known for his comic early novels set in Trinidad, his bleaker novels of alienation in the wider world, and his vigilant chronicles of life and travels.

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Authority and authorship in . Naipaul Imraan Coovadia. Formatted Contents Note: Authority and misquotation The cold joke Naipaul and the black power killings in Trinidad Naipaul and the muslims Naipaul and the uses of South Africa. Authority and authorship in . Download PDF book format. Personal Name: Naipaul, V. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932- Criticism and interpretation. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932- Literary style.

Authority and misquotation The cold joke Naipaul and the black power killings in Trinidad Naipaul and the muslims . Download book Authority and authorship in . Naipaul, Imraan Coovadia.

Authority and misquotation The cold joke Naipaul and the black power killings in Trinidad Naipaul and the muslims Naipaul and the uses of South Africa. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932- Political and social views. Rubrics: Authority in literature Authorship Political aspects Social aspects.

This book traces the ways in which problems of imaginative authority and authorship structure the fiction and non-fiction of V.S. Naipaul and resonate in postcolonial literature. Imraan Coovadia argues that the post-colonial societies Naipaul studies in novels such asA Bend in the RiverandGuerillasare defined by the fragility of their authority. Coovadia demonstrates through close reading, how Naipaul, born in Trinidad to an Indian family and resident of the United Kingdom,asserts hisimaginative authority over many different situations across the globe through a complex literary rhetoric.
Authority and Authorship in V.S. Naipaul download epub
Humanities
Author: I. Coovadia
ISBN: 023061535X
Category: Other
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan; 2009 edition (July 14, 2009)
Pages: 188 pages