The Postnational Fantasy : Essays on Postcolonialism, Cosmopolitics and Science Fiction
by Masood Ashraf Raja and Jason W. Ellis and Swaralipi Nandi


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In twelve critical and interdisciplinary chapters, this text examines the relationship between the fantastic in novels, movies and video games and real-world debates about nationalism, globalization and cosmopolitanism. Topics covered include science fiction and postcolonialism, issues of ethnicity, nation and transnational discourse. Altogether, this anthology charts a new discursive space, where postcolonial theory and science fiction and fantasy studies work cooperatively to expand our understanding of the fantastic, while simultaneously expanding the scope of postcolonial discussions.

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Overview
In twelve critical and interdisciplinary chapters, this text examines the relationship between the fantastic in novels, movies and video games and real-world debates about nationalism, globalization and cosmopolitanism. Topics covered include science fiction and postcolonialism, issues of ethnicity, nation and transnational discourse. Altogether, this anthology charts a new discursive space, where postcolonial theory and science fiction and fantasy studies work cooperatively to expand our understanding of the fantastic, while simultaneously expanding the scope of postcolonial discussions.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780786461417
  • ISBN-10: 0786461411
  • Publisher: McFarland & Company
  • Publish Date: April 2011
  • Page Count: 215
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.9 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.65 pounds

Series: Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy #31

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