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Title Displacement, diaspora, and geographies of identity / edited by Smadar Lavie & Ted Swedenburg
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 1996


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Description 332 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction. Displacement, Diaspora, and Geographies of Identity / Smadar Lavie and Ted Swedenburg -- Living With Miracles: The Politics and Poetics of Writing American Indian Resistance and Identity / Greg Sarris -- Anzaldua's Frontera: Inscribing Gynetics / Norma Alarcon -- Blowups in the Borderzones: Third World Israeli Authors' Gropings for Home / Smadar Lavie -- The Narrative Production of "Home," Community, and Political Identity in Asian American Theater / Dorinne Kondo -- Arab Noise and Ramadan Nights: Rai, Rap, and Franco-Maghrebi Identities / Joan Gross, David McMurray and Ted Swedenburg -- Tourism in the Balinese Borderzone / Edward M. Bruner -- Songs Lodged in Some Hearts. Displacements of Women's Knowledge in Kangra / Kirin Narayan -- "Cultural Defense" and Criminological Displacements: Gender, Race, and (Trans)Nation in the Legal Surveillance of U.S. Diaspora Asians / Kristin Koptiuch
The Figure of the X: An Elaboration of the Du Boisian Autobiographical Example / Nahum D. Chandler -- Crosscurrents, Crosstalk: Race, "Postcoloniality," and the Politics of Location / Ruth Frankenberg and Lata Mani
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [295]-323) and index
Subject Culture -- Case studies.
Author Lavie, Smadar.
Swedenburg, Ted.
LC no. 95039399
ISBN 0822317109 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822317206 (paperback: alk. pape)