Magical Realism and Cosmopolitanism

Strategizing Belonging

Authors: Sasser, K.

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Magical Realism and Cosmopolitanism details a variety of functionalities of the mode of magical realism, focusing on its capacity to construct sociological representations of belonging. This usage is traced closely in the novels of Ben Okri, Salman Rushdie, Cristina García, and Helen Oyeyemi.

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Kim Anderson Sasser is Assistant Professor of English at Wheaton College where she has taught courses including Modern Global Literature, Magical Realism, and West African Literature. Her areas of interest include twentieth and twenty-first century Anglophone fiction, magical realism, cosmopolitanism, and postcolonial literature and theory.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Magical Realism and Cosmopolitanism
Book Subtitle
Strategizing Belonging
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-30190-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137301901
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-30189-5
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45369-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 260
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