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Author Green, Diane, 1950-

Title Emyr Humphreys : a postcolonial novelist? / Diane Green
Published Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (290 pages)
Series CREW series of critical and scholarly studies
Writing Wales in English
CREW series of critical and scholarly studies.
Writing Wales in English.
Contents General Editor's Preface; Postcolonialism and Wales: the Effects of CulturalImperialism; A serious Welsh novelist': Redressing the Balance; The Emergence of Humphreys as a Postcolonial Writer; The Consolidation of Strategies in Outside the Houseof Baal; Strategies of Resistance: the Use of Indigenous Myth; Strategies of Resistance: the Use of Indigenous Historyin 'The Land of the Living' Sequence; Strategies of Resistance: the Use of History in theIndependent Novels of the 1980s and 1990s; Monstering and Disabling: Paradigms and Tropesof Dispossession
Summary This book explores in detail the novels written by Emyr Humphreys during a timespan of over fifty years, from his first, A Little Kingdom, published in 1946, to The Gift of a Daughter, published in 1998
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-283) and index
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Subject Humphreys, Emyr -- Criticism and interpretation.
Novelists, Welsh -- 20th century.
Postcolonialism in literature.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0708322174
070832259X (electronic bk.)
9780708322178
9780708322598 (electronic bk.)