The colonial art of demonizing others : a global perspective / Esther Lezra.

Author
Lezra, Esther [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2014.
Description
xv, 151 pages ; 24 cm.

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Summary note
"The Colonial Art of Demonizing Others examines European mistranslations and misrepresentations of black freedom dreams and self-activity as monstrous in the period of modern imperial consolidation -roughly from 1750 to 1848"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Transfigurations and Mistranslations of Black Freedom Culture in Narratives of the Colonial Era
  • Jean François, the Spanish Constitutional Debates and the Monkey of Seville
  • Solitude : Translating the Abject into Agent
  • The Task of Transfiguration.
ISBN
  • 9780415742269 (hardback)
  • 0415742269 (hardback)
LCCN
2013035461
OCLC
859585011
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