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Identities and issues in literature

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Published by Salem Press in Pasadena, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North America
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Minority authors -- Dictionaries.,
    • Minorities -- North America -- Intellectual life -- Dictionaries.,
    • Literature and society -- North America -- Dictionaries.,
    • Canadian literature -- Minority authors -- Dictionaries.,
    • Social problems in literature -- Dictionaries.,
    • Group identity in literature -- Dictionaries.,
    • Ethnic groups in literature -- Dictionaries.,
    • Minorities in literature -- Dictionaries.,
    • North America -- Literatures -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 1042-1056) and index.

      Statementeditor, David Peck ; project editor, Eric Howard.
      ContributionsPeck, David R., Howard, Eric, 1961-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.M56 I34 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 v. (xxi, 1056, 48 p.) :
      Number of Pages1056
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL666286M
      ISBN 100893569208, 0893569216, 0893569224, 0893569232
      LC Control Number97011951

      It begins with essays exploring how children's and YA literature construct communities formed by gender, ethnicity, sexuality, and in face-to-face and virtual spaces. Section II's central focus is how gendered identities are formed, unpacking how texts for young readers ranging from Amish youth periodicals to the blockbuster Divergent series.   Anis Shivani Notes on the Ascendancy of Identity Politics in Literary Writing. 1. In September , at the Brisbane Writers Festival, 1 Lionel Shriver, a London-based American writer whose realist novels often take on the evils of capitalism, walked onstage with a sombrero on her head and proceeded to deliver a full-throated denunciation of writers who, in her view, .   Free Online Library: Representation of hybrid identities in contemporary Latvian literature.(Critical essay) by "Forum for World Literature Studies"; Literature, writing, book reviews Baltic literature Criticism and interpretation Dialogue Dialogue (Literary technique) Dialogues Identity Analysis Literature, Modern Modern literature Multiculturalism. Cultural Conflict And Identity Crisis English Literature Essay. Albert Chinualumogu Achebe, (born 16 November ) popularly known as Chinua Achebe,was a Nigerian novelist, poet, professor, and critic. He is best known for his first novel and magnum opus Things Fall Apart(), which is the most widely read book in modern African literature.


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Identities and Issues in Literature concentrates on how great social change can be traced in the literature of North America. Its three volumes explore authors, works and subjects related to North American and World : Identities and Issues in Literature Hardcover – September 1, by David R.

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Negotiating Caribbean Identities: The Postcolonial issues. Carrebian Postcolonial issues: firstly, rite a paper that looks closely at one (or more) literary texts in order to reflect upon the issues or concerns most central to understanding literature in a postcolonial (and/or Caribbean) context.

Authors and teen readers recommend their favourite books dealing with issues around identity, such as racism, gender, sexuality, migration and Author: Sian Cain. Literature, Race and Ethnicity is a text-anthology of American literature organized around issues of race and d into nine units, the anthology gives focus to issues of race and ethnicity faced by members of different communities.

Located at every section opening, introductions help readers to see issues within the general ideas of race and ethnicity. While literature on teaching emphasizes the importance of identity in teacher development, understanding identity and the issues related to it can be a challenging endeavour.

Political Science An interdisciplinary exploration of the role of sovereignty, national identity, and borders in international politics. Informed by current debates in social theory, Identities, Borders, Orders brings together a multinational group of respected scholars to seek and encourage imaginative adaptations and recombinations of concepts, theories, and perspectives across.

Over the years, various concepts of lesbianism have been studied, documented, and critiqued across cultures. However, the appointment of a universal definition is continually being contemplated by many scholars.

This chapter provides an overview on how the definition of lesbian identity emerged given the issues and controversies it brings about and how it. Identity in literature may refer to the author's adoption of a new culture and language as a means of expression following a migration from his country of origin to another one.

As a result the genre of "migrant literature" has developed which explores the issues of migration, exile and formation of new identity in immigrants. Exploring the Cultural Identities of Students and Book Characters with Identity Intersections. Janine M. Schall.

As a professor of undergraduate and graduate children’s literature courses, I have always encouraged my students to read global and multicultural literature. A comprehensive academic-level archival resource, Women’s Studies Archive: Women’s Issues and Identities focuses on the social, political, and professional achievements of women throughout the nineteenth and twentieth century.

Along with providing a closer look at some of the pioneers of women’s movements, this collection offers scholars. In American literature, especially contemporary American literature, an identity crisis is frequently occasioned by conflict.

Conflict between a person or group and another person, group, or. Nomadic Identities is an important book not only for those interested in citizenship but for exploring the movement of people and the reconfiguring of modern identities.

Cultural Dynamics A cogently argued book that creatively engages three areas of investigation which are at the vanguard of contemporary intellectual inquiry: citizenship. Their differences over these issues are as revealing as the goals they have in common. My interest here is cultural dimension of these works and its implications for the field of literature and beyond.

The identity of literature presented in these works is a national and ethnic-cultural identity—namely, what constitutes Chinese literature.

I stumbled upon a small independent bookstore, and I noticed something I hadn’t seen before: every book displayed featured racial/ethnic identities often underrepresented in literature: an African-American, Latinx, or Asian-American protagonist. And no, they weren’t labeled “multicultural” or “diverse” children’s books.

They were just “Children’s books.”. Following the tenets of spreading activation (Collins and Loftus ), the aforementioned differences in degree of association should lead to different responses to identity ically, priming one identity should inhibit the activation of dissociated identities (Hugenberg and Bodenhausen ; Rydell et al.

) and facilitate the activation of. This concluding chapter analyses the ongoing relevance and significance of literature and identity for Catalan culture today. Wrapping up the volume, it addresses three new issues that require closer attention: (i) the role of popular fiction in constructing cultural identities; ii) the position of small literatures like Catalan literature within the World Republic of Letters; and iii) the Author: Stewart King.

The identities in the attached image can be used to determine that other trigonometric equations are also identities. To do so, you will need to use your algebraic background to show that the expression on one side of the equals sign can be changed into the expression on the other side of the equals sign.

which can be the subject of novels and other forms of literature (Rushing & Frentz, ). Janice Hocker Rushing () has argued, for example, that an enduring myth in U.S.

culture, as seen in films, is the rugged individualist cowboy of the American Size: KB. February Istanbul, Turkey Proceedings of INTCESS 2nd International Conference on Education and Social Sciences ISBN: 2 IDENTITY The question of identity is the most controversial issue in postcolonial time and literature and it can be.

Further, literature of post-colonial nations, while being a means for personal inquiry as was the case for Chinua Achebe and his first book, can function as a forum that fosters an exchange of ideas and encourages that same personal inquiry on the part of the reader.

literature and sociology, Greenhaven Press introduces Social Issues in Literature, a vibrant series that supports cross-curricular studies of the world’s enduring literary masterworks. Representing a variety of perspectives, each book in the series addresses the role a given social issue plays in an author’s major work or body of Size: KB.

Eating Identities is the first book to link food to a wide range of Asian American concerns such as race and sexuality. Unlike most sociological studies, which center on empirical analyses of the relationship between food and society, it focuses on how food practices influence psychological and ontological formations and thus contributes Cited by: For this reason, we will begin like many discussions of gender issues within Indigenous communities: with an exploration of Two-Spirit identities.

This is an area that is particularly ignored in literature focused on gender issues, even within Indigenous writing, because of cissexism, but offers some key understandings of how gender functions. Though British history and identity in the early modern period are intensively researched areas, the role of literature in the construction of 'Britishness' is under-examined.

English history of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries often overlooks the contribution of Ireland, Scotland and Wales to the formation of the British state. Social identity also encompasses group cohesiveness, social influence, social cooperation and crowd behavior.

People typically make conscious choices to identify themselves with a group which shares common features. These achieved identities allow the person to be actively involved with others who may share similar social identities.

As an African American author, Toni Morrison is acutely aware of the pain that is intertwined with the history of her history. She articulates the debilitating physical and psychological strain that slavery, prejudices, and discrimination placed upon countless African Americans with incredible of her most powerful statements, however, comes in just.

Eating Identities is the first book to link food to a wide range of Asian American concerns such as race and sexuality. Unlike most sociological studies, which center on empirical analyses of the relationship between food and society, it focuses on how food practices influence psychological and ontological formations and thus contributes.

All journal articles featured in Identities vol 27 issue 2. Accept. We use cookies to improve your website experience. To learn about our use of cookies and how you can manage your cookie settings, please see our Cookie Policy.

By closing this. The book is organized in four sections: The History of Pride, Pride and Identity, Celebrating Pride Today, and Activism Around the World. Back matter includes a glossary, references, resources, and an index.

Stan Steiner teaches Children’s/Young Adult Literature at Boise State University. He has had a long relationship with bringing awareness. This book is about the role that the imperfect, the disquieting and the dystopian are currently playing in the construction of Irish identities.

All the essays assess identity issues that require urgent examination, problematize canonical definitions of. ‘Identity’ refers to “the collective aspect of the set of characteristics by which a thing is definitively recognizable or known”[1], in other words, what makes a person unique or distinctive.

‘Identity’ as a theme can be a somewhat problematic concept, however, because authors and poets often construct complex and unfathomable characters.

This volume will examine topics of women’s identities and bodies through literary representations and historical accounts. In other words, the aim is to reconstruct women’s identities through the representations of their bodies in literature and to analyse women’s bodies historically as sites of abuse, discrimination and violence on the.

Although literature circles have a long history, as a classroom activity their history is much more recent having been revived in the s from the United States tradition of book clubs (Daniels. Multiculturalism, the view that cultures, races, and ethnicities, particularly those of minority groups, deserve acknowledgment of their differences within a dominant political culture.

It is both a response to the fact of cultural pluralism and a way of compensating cultural groups for past exclusion and oppression. The volume is organized around three themes: gender influences and identities in literacy and literature; gender influences and identities in new literacies practices; and gender and literacy issues and policies.

The contributing authors, from North America, Europe, and Australia offer an international perspective on literacy issues and practices. Many of us grapple with issues of identity; we are grateful to see authors and illustrators represent the myriad identities of young Indigenous readers.” The American Indian Youth Literature Award winner for Picture Book is “Bowwow Powwow: Bagosenjige-niimi’idim,” written by Brenda J.

Child (Red Lake Ojibwe), translated into Ojibwe. The literature teachers assign can provide a modicum of safety and small—albeit important—opportunities to experience acceptance.

Incorporating texts that reflect the experiences of LGBTQ students is a way that teachers can be supportive of LGBTQ students and contribute to a school environment that validates their identities and values. Book Summary: The title of this book is Literature, Race, and Ethnicity and it was written by Joseph Skerrett Jr.

This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Pearson and has a total of pages in the Edition: 1st. Bordered Identities in Language, Literature, and Culture: Readings on Cameroon and the Global Space offers a variegated reflection on these issues, and simultaneously responds to increasing demands to re-negotiate identity beyond mega frames of Empire, based on contextual data that combine indigenous and globalising imperatives.