skip to content
Textualizing the immigrant experience in contemporary Quebec Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Textualizing the immigrant experience in contemporary Quebec

Author: Susan Ireland; Patrice J Proulx
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004.
Series: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 127.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Examining the literary representation of immigration to Quebec from areas such as the Caribbean, the Middle East, and North Africa, this book addresses the current debates surrounding national  Read more...

Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Textualizing the immigrant experience in contemporary Quebec.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004
(OCoLC)607424170
Online version:
Textualizing the immigrant experience in contemporary Quebec.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2004
(OCoLC)631044262
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Ireland; Patrice J Proulx
ISBN: 0313324255 9780313324253
OCLC Number: 52948981
Description: x, 256 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Susan Ireland, Patrice J. Proulx --
Transcultural identities : many ways of being Québécois / Mary Jean Green --
Narratives of return / Susan Ireland --
Intimate other : representations of cultural diversity in Quebec film and video (1985-1995) / Sherry Simon --
Immigrant theater : traumatic departures and unsettling arrivals / Jane Moss --
Images of alterity in contemporary Quebec theater / Jane Koustas --
Textualizing the experience of Italian women immigrants / Susan Ireland. Iraquébec : Naïm Kattan's trans-mimetic diaspora / Michael Greenstein --
Migration and memory in Marie-Célie Agnant's La dot de Sara and Abla Farhoud's Le bonheur a la queue glissante / Patrice J. Proulx --
Bach Mai and Ying Chen : immigrant identities in Quebec / Jack A. Yeager --
Judeo-Moroccan memory in Quebec / Lucette Heller-Goldenberg --
Immigration from a Québécois perspective : Francine Noël's Babel, prise deux on Nous avons tous découvert l'Amérique and Monique Proulx's Les aurores montréales / Valerie Raoul. Immigritude : Emile Ollivier and Gérard Etienne / Keith L. Walker --
Dislocated subjects, disjointed fictions : Régine Robin's and Monique Bosco's "biofictions" / Catherine Khordoc --
Uprooting and uprootedness : Haitian poetry in Quebec (1960-2002) / Vincent Desroches --
Sorrows of exile : the role of mourning in Nadine Ltaif's poetry / Marie Carrière --
Italo-Québécois poets and essayists : a unique trajectory / Simon Harel.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world literature, no. 127.
Responsibility: edited by Susan Ireland and Patrice J. Proulx.
Local System Bib Number:
.b22184296
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The 16 coordinated and well-edited essays in this volume provide a richly detailed overview of the contributions of immigrant writers to Quebecois literature since the so-called Quiet Revolution of Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

All user tags (2)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(27)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.