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Vikas Travel Writing

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Vikas Travel Writing


Part-I: Defining the Genre

  • Exclusive and Inclusive Definitions of Travel Writing Traveller’s Tales: Fact and Fiction in Travel Writing The Cultural and Intellectual Status of Travel Writing

Part-II: Travel Writing through the Ages: An Overview

  • The Ancient World Medieval Travellers and Travel Writing Early Modern Travel Writing The Long Eighteenth Century, 1660-1837 The Victorian and Edwardian Periods, 1837-1914 Travel Writing from 1914 to the Present

Part-III: Reporting the World

  • Discoveries and Wonders: Some Perennial Problems in Travel Writing Shifting Protocols of Authentication and Plausibility Authority and Factuality in the Modern Travel Book, Part-IV: Revealing the Self

  • Grand Tourists, Pilgrims and Questing Knights: Self-Fashioning in Addison’s Remarks on Italy (1705) and Ralegh’s Discoverie of Guiana (1596) Writing the Self: Travel Writing’s Inward Turn The Imperious ‘I’

Part-V: Representing the Other

  • Strategies of Othering I: Travel Writing and Colonial Discourse Strategies of Othering II: Travel Writing in a Post/Neo-Colonial Era

Part-VI: Questions of Gender and Sexuality

  • Masculinity, Travel and Travel Writing Women’s Travel Writing in the 18th and 19th Centuries: Performing Femininity on the Page Women Travellers and Colonialism Women’s Travel Writing Today

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Brand / Publisher Vikas Publication House
Return Policy 30 Days
Book Type Text Books
Edition 2016
ISBN 9780415444651
Author Thompson Carl
Language English
Subject English
Pages 240
Binding Paperback
Notebook Binding Type Paperback


Brand Information

Vikas Publishing House, a leading name in higher education publishing, specializes in the publication of academic and reference books in the areas of engineering, management, computer science, education and humanities. With over 1200 titles, many of their publications are recommended in top business schools, technical universities, engineering colleges, as well as in undergraduate and postgraduate courses all over India.

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