Postcolonial Thought in the French Speaking World
Edited by Charles Forsdick and David Murphy
David Murphy is Professor of Postcolonial Studies at the University of Stirling and President of the Society for Francophone Postcolonial Studies.
Acknowledgements Introduction: Situating Francophone Postcolonial Thought - Charles Forsdick and David Murphy Section 1: Twelve Key Thinkers 1. Aimé Césaire and Francophone Postcolonial Thought - Mary Gallagher 2. Maryse Condé: Post-Postcolonial? - Typhaine Leservot 3. Jacques Derrida: Colonialism, Philosophy and Autobiography - Jane Hiddleston 4. Assia Djebar: ‘Fiction as a way of “thinking”’ - Nicholas Harrison 5. Frantz Fanon: Colonialism and Violence - Max Silverman 6. Édouard Glissant: Dealing in Globality - Chris Bongie 7. Tangled History and Photographic (In)Visibility: Ho Chi Minh on the Edge of French Political Culture - Panivong Norindr 8. Translating Plurality: Abdelkébir Khatibi and Postcolonial Writing in French from the Maghreb - Alison Rice 9. Albert Memmi: The Conflict of Legacies - Patrick Crowley 10. V. Y. Mudimbe’s ‘Long Nineteenth Century’ - Pierre-Philippe Fraiture 11. Roads to Freedom: Jean-Paul Sartre and Anti-colonialism - Patrick Williams 12. Léopold Sédar Senghor: Race, Language, Empire - David Murphy Section 2: Themes, Approaches, Theories 13. Postcolonial Anthropology in the French-speaking World - David Richards 14. French Theory and the Exotic - Jennifer Yee 15. The End of the Ancien Régime French Empire - Laurent Dubois 16. The End of the Republican Empire (1918–62) - Philip Dine 17. Postcolonialism and Deconstruction: The Francophone Connection - Michael Syrotinski 18. Negritude, Présence Africaine, Race - Richard Watts 19. Francophone Island Cultures: Comparing Discourses of Identity in ‘Is-land’ Literatures - Pascale De Souza 20. Locating Quebec on the Postcolonial Map - Mary Jean Green 21. Diversity and Difference in Postcolonial France - Tyler Stovall 22. Colonialism, Postcolonialism and the Cultures of Commemoration - Charles Forsdick 23. Gender and Empire in the World of Film - Winifred Woodhull 24. From Colonial to Postcolonial: Reflections on the Colonial Debate in France - Nicolas Bancel and Pascal Blanchard Notes on Contributors Bibliography Index
This is a boldly conceived and finely executed volume which will surely become a major reference point for a wide range of disciplines.
Florida State University
Size: 239 x 163 mm
Publication: June 1, 2009
Series: Postcolonialism Across the Disciplines 4