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Book History Through Postcolonial Eyes: Rewriting the Script

Fraser, Robert (2008). Book History Through Postcolonial Eyes: Rewriting the Script. London, UK: Routledge.

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Abstract

This surprising study draws together the disparate fields of postcolonal thoery and book histoty in a challenging and illuminating way. Via case studies set in Asia and Africa it challenges some of the convention assumptions behind book history, and opens out radical new perspectives onto the cultures of orality, manuscript and print.

Item Type: Authored Book
Copyright Holders: 2008 The Author
ISBN: 0-415-40294-8, 978-0-415-40294-1
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetAHRC (Arts & Humanities Research Council)
Keywords: Africa; India; book; history; print; manuscript; orality; censorship
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 12103
Depositing User: Robert Fraser
Date Deposited: 02 Feb 2009 02:41
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:14
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/12103
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