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Drong, Leszek

Multiculturalism, Multilingualism and the Self: Literature and Culture Studies

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Table of contents

Part I. Selves, Identities and Cultural Differences—Literary Perspectives

1. Fear of Multilingualism and the Uses of Nostalgia in Ivan Vladislavić’s The Restless Supermarket

Ewa Kębłowska-Ławniczak

2. The Self Between “Two Incongruous and Incompatible Cultures” in Paul Bowles’s The Sheltering Sky

Urszula Gołębiowska

3. Kazuo Ishiguro’s Buried Giant as a Contemporary Revision of Medieval Tropes
Joanna Bukowska

4. Multiculturalism, the Foreign and Early Gothic Novels
Agnieszka Łowczanin

5. The House Sofi Built: Critique of Multiculturalism and Christian Patriarchy in Ana Castillo’s So Far from God

Małgorzata Poks

6. Literary Presentations of Polish Immigrants in England: Where the Devil Can’t Go by Anya Lipska and Madame Mephisto by A.M. Bakalar
Barbara Poważa-Kurko

7. “Convergence of Different Threads”: Tom Stoppard’s Dogg’s Hamlet, Cahoot’s Macbeth

Jadwiga Uchman

8. The Matter of Cosmopolis. Multi-Cultural Motifs in Geoffrey Chaucer’s Work (With a Special Emphasis on The Shipman’s Tale and the Character of the Shipman)
Andrzej Wicher

Part II. Multiculturalism and the Self—Cultural Perspectives

9. Finessing the Multilingual World in Commercial English Cinema
Anthony David Barker

10. Spaceflight as the (Trans)National Spectacle: Transforming Technological Sublime and Panoramic Realism in Early IMAX Space Films
Kornelia Boczkowska

11. Multiculturalism in Video Game Studies: An Inquiry into the Current Research and Perspectives for Study
Agnieszka Kliś-Brodowska

12. An Haughty Sniff Versus a Spoonful of Sugar, or Who Is Mary Poppins?
Dorota Malina

13. Reading Ethnic American Children’s Literature and the Questions of Cultural Authenticity
Ewa Klęczaj-Siara

14. Native American Lives in Between Cultures in Selected Contemporary Self-narratives
Edyta Wood

Keywords: Literature, Contemporary Literature, Global/International Culture, Cultural Heritage

Editor
 
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
Second Language Learning and Teaching
Category
Litterary Studies
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319610498
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-61048-1

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